Microsoft Windows Utility Manager contains a vulnerability that may permit an authenticated user to launch applications with elevated privileges.
Microsoft Windows 2000's Utility Manager is a program that permits users to monitor and launch various accessibility applications. A vulnerability in the Utility Manager may permit an authenticated user to launch applications with "SYSTEM" privileges.
An authenticated user can exploit this vulnerability to launch applications with "SYSTEM" privileges.
Apply a patch from the vendor
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-011 contains patch information to resolve this issue.
Thanks to Microsoft for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Jason A Rafail.
|Date First Published:||2004-04-14|
|Date Last Updated:||2004-04-14 14:00 UTC|