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SMB Registry : permissions of Schedule Vulnerability Scan


Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains the access rights of a remote key

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

Local users can elevate their rights.

Description :

The registry key SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Schedule is
writeable by users who are not in the admin group.

Since the scheduler runs with SYSTEM rights, this allow a
malicious user to gain these rights on this system.

Solution :

Use regedt32 and set the permissions of this key to :

- admin group : Full Control
- system : Full Control
- everyone : Read

Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 7
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:NR/C:C/A:C/I:C/B:N)

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