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Improper Privilege Management

CVE-2022-30170

Severity High
Score 7.3/10

Summary

Windows Credential Roaming Service Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability in versions 2.21.1 prior to 4.8.

  • LOW
  • LOCAL
  • HIGH
  • UNCHANGED
  • REQUIRED
  • LOW
  • HIGH
  • HIGH

CWE-269 - Improper Privilege Management

An effective privilege management infrastructure provides valid users with required access and privileges across heterogeneous technology environments. An application with a faulty privilege management infrastructure allows higher than authorized privileges or enables privilege escalation. This can lead to security incidents such as system infiltration, data breach, and complete system takeover.

Advisory Timeline

  • Published