7.2
CVSSv2

CVE-2016-7188

Published: 14/10/2016 Updated: 12/10/2018
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.2 | Impact Score: 10 | Exploitability Score: 3.9
CVSS v3 Base Score: 7.8 | Impact Score: 5.9 | Exploitability Score: 1.8
VMScore: 725
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Summary

The Standard Collector Service in Windows Diagnostics Hub in Microsoft Windows 10 Gold, 1511, and 1607 mishandles library loading, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "Windows Diagnostics Hub Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability."

Vulnerability Trend

Affected Products

Vendor Product Versions
MicrosoftWindows 10-, 1511, 1607

Exploits

/* Source: bugschromiumorg/p/project-zero/issues/detail?id=887 Windows: Diagnostics Hub DLL Load EoP Platform: Windows 10 10586, not tested 81 Update 2 or Windows 7 Class: Elevation of Privilege Summary: The fix for CVE-2016-3231 is insufficient to prevent a normal user specifying an insecure agent path leading to arbitrary DLL loading ...