CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Nov 14, 2023
Updated: Nov 20, 2023


CVE-2023-36422 is a vulnerability known as the Microsoft Windows Defender Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability. It affects the tex_DD product. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as HIGH, with a CVSS score of 7.8. The privileges required to exploit this vulnerability are low, and it does not require any user interaction. The attack vector is local, and it has a high impact on both integrity and confidentiality. The vulnerability poses a potential danger to organizations using the affected product as it could allow attackers to escalate their privileges and gain unauthorized access to sensitive information. A patch or update from Microsoft may be necessary to remediate this vulnerability.

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