CVE-2019-5012

2019-10-24T16:15:00
ID CVE-2019-5012
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2019-10-29T17:47:00

Description

An exploitable privilege escalation vulnerability exists in the Wacom, driver version 6.3.32-3, update helper service in the startProcess command. The command takes a user-supplied script argument and executes it under root context. A user with local access can use this vulnerability to raise their privileges to root. An attacker would need local access to the machine for a successful exploit.