Hacker Discloses Unpatched Windows Zero-Day Vulnerability (With PoC)


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According to (This article and its images were originally posted on The Hacker News August 28, 2018 at 06:21AM.)

A security researcher has publicly disclosed the details of a previously unknown zero-day vulnerability in the Microsoft’s Windows operating system that could help a local user or malicious program obtain system privileges on the targeted machine.

And guess what? The zero-day flaw has been confirmed working on a “fully-patched 64-bit Windows 10 system.”

The vulnerability is a privilege escalation issue which resides in the Windows’ task scheduler program and occured due to errors in the handling of Advanced Local Procedure Call (ALPC) systems.

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