CVSS 3.1 Score 7.0 of 10 (high)


Published Jul 11, 2023
Updated: May 29, 2024
CWE ID 367


CVE-2023-33156 is a vulnerability known as the Microsoft Defender Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability, with a base severity rating of HIGH and a base score of 7.0 according to NIST. It affects multiple Microsoft products, including Defender and various other software versions. The vulnerability can be exploited locally with low privileges and does not require user interaction. It poses a high risk to organizations as it can result in the compromise of confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the affected systems. Remediation measures should be taken promptly to address this vulnerability.

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