|Title||(MS16-112) Microsoft Windows Lock Screen Content Loading Privilege Escalation (3178469)|
|Description||A vulnerability in some versions of Microsoft Windows could lead to privilege escalation.|
|Observation||A vulnerability in some versions of Microsoft Windows could lead to privilege escalation.
The flaw lies in the Lock Screen component. Successful exploitation could allow a local user to gain elevated privileges. The exploit requires the attacker to have valid credentials to the vulnerable system.
|Recommendation||The vendor has released an update to address this issue.
Superseded patch information:
The patches for the following products are superseded by patches provided in: MS16-142
- Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1511 (KB3198586): KB3198586
- Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1511 for x64-based Systems (KB3198586): KB3198586
|Attack Vector||Authenticated locally logged on user with limited privileges|
|Created At||2016-09-13 00:00:00 UTC|
|Updated At||2016-11-19 10:32:30 UTC|