Windows Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability - CVE-2019-1303
An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when the Windows AppX Deployment Server improperly handles junctions. To exploit this vulnerability an attacker would first have to gain execution on the victim system. An attacker could then run a specially crafted application to elevate privileges. The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how AppX Deployment Server handles junctions.
- Microsoft Windows 10
- Microsoft Windows Server 2019