Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft: Diagnostics Hub Standard Collector Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability


An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when the Diagnostics Hub Standard Collector improperly handles file operations. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could run processes in an elevated context. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by running a specially crafted application on the victim system. The update addresses the vulnerability by correcting the way the Diagnostics Hub Standard Collector handles file operations.

Affected Products

Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Update 3,Microsoft Visual Studio 2019 version 16.4 (includes 16.0 - 16.3),Microsoft Visual Studio 2019 version 16.0,Windows Server, version 2004 (Server Core installation),Windows Server, version 1903 (Server Core installation),Windows Server 2016,Windows 10,Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 version 15.9 (includes 15.0 - 15.8),Windows Server, version 1909 (Server Core installation),Windows Server 2019