Connected Devices Platform Service Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

2020-02-11T08:00:00
ID MS:CVE-2020-0741
Type mscve
Reporter Microsoft
Modified 2020-02-11T08:00:00

Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in the way that the Connected Devices Platform Service handles objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could execute code with elevated permissions.

To exploit the vulnerability, a locally authenticated attacker could run a specially crafted application.

The security update addresses the vulnerability by ensuring the Connected Devices Platform Service properly handles objects in memory.