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Vulnerability of Windows: privilege escalation via MsiAdvertiseProduct

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via MsiAdvertiseProduct of Windows, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted software: Windows 10, Windows 2008 R0, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012, Windows 2016, Windows 2019, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows RT.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Creation date: 27/12/2018.
Références of this announce: VIGILANCE-VUL-28108, VU#228297.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via MsiAdvertiseProduct of Windows, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This security bulletin impacts software or systems such as Windows 10, Windows 2008 R0, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012, Windows 2016, Windows 2019, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows RT.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity announce is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of user shell.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this vulnerability alert.

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