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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2020-16910

A security feature bypass vulnerability exists when Microsoft Windows fails to handle file creation permissions, which could allow an attacker to create files in a protected Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) location.To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker could run a specially crafted application to bypass Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) variable security in Windows.The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting security feature behavior to enforce permissions., aka 'Windows Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability'.
Publish Date : 2020-10-16 Last Update Date : 2020-10-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 281

- Products Affected By CVE-2020-16910

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows 10 - * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1607 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1709 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1803 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1809 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1903 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows 10 1909 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows 10 2004 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2016 - * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2016 1903 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2016 1909 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2016 2004 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2019 - * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows 10 8
Microsoft Windows Server 2016 4
Microsoft Windows Server 2019 1

- References For CVE-2020-16910

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2020-16910

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