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CVE-2015-8110 Detail

Current Description

Lenovo System Update (formerly ThinkVantage System Update) before 5.07.0019 allows local users to gain privileges by navigating to (1) "Click here to learn more" or (2) "View privacy policy" within the Tvsukernel.exe GUI application in the context of a temporary administrator account, aka a "local privilege escalation vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98037 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://ioactive.com/pdfs/IOActive_Advisory_Lenovo_TVSUkernel-Escalation-Privileges.pdf Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/product_security/lsu_privilege Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:lenovo:lenovo_system_update:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
5.07.0013


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-8110
NVD Published Date:
04/24/2017
NVD Last Modified:
04/28/2017