Vulnerability Details : CVE-2020-1337

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when the Windows Print Spooler service improperly allows arbitrary writing to the file system, aka 'Windows Print Spooler Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability'.
Vulnerability category: Gain privilege
Published 2020-08-17 19:15:14
Updated 2021-07-21 11:39:24
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At least one public exploit which can be used to exploit this vulnerability exists!

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2020-1337

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 0.26%

Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less: ~ 63 % EPSS Score History EPSS FAQ

Metasploit modules for CVE-2020-1337

  • Microsoft Spooler Local Privilege Elevation Vulnerability
    Disclosure Date : 2019-11-04
    This exploit leverages a file write vulnerability in the print spooler service which will restart if stopped. Because the service cannot be stopped long enough to remove the dll, there is no way to remove the dll once it is loaded by the service. Essentially, on default settings, this module adds a permanent elevated backdoor. Authors: - Peleg Hadar - Tomer Bar - 404death - sailay1996 - bwatters-r7

CVSS scores for CVE-2020-1337

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CWE ids for CVE-2020-1337

  • The product checks the state of a resource before using that resource, but the resource's state can change between the check and the use in a way that invalidates the results of the check. This can cause the product to perform invalid actions when the resource is in an unexpected state.
    Assigned by: [email protected] (Primary)

References for CVE-2020-1337

Products affected by CVE-2020-1337

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