Vulnerability Details

Microsoft Windows: User Account Control: UIAccess applications prompt for elevation without secure desktop

Published: 2018-06-12 12:34:04

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:L/AC:H/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:N

Report Confidence:
97

Summary:
This test checks the setting for policy 'User Account Control: Allow UIAccess applications to prompt for elevation without using the secure desktop' on Windows hosts (at least Windows 7). The policy setting controls whether User Interface Accessibility (UIAccess or UIA) programs can automatically disable the secure desktop for elevation prompts that are used by a standard user.

Severity
Detection Plugin
CVSS Score
0.0
Published
2018-06-12
Modified
2018-08-02
Category
Policy

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