Windows AppX Deployment Extensions Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability - CVE-2020-1431
An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when the Windows AppX Deployment Extensions improperly performs privilege management resulting in access to system files. To exploit this vulnerability an authenticated attacker would need to run a specially crafted application to elevate privileges. The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how AppX Deployment Extensions manages privileges.
- Microsoft Windows 10
- Microsoft Windows Server 2019