Researchers Find 34 Windows Drivers Vulnerable to Full Device Takeover

From thehackernews.com

As many as 34 unique vulnerable Windows Driver Model (WDM) and Windows Driver Frameworks (WDF) drivers could be exploited by non-privileged threat actors to gain full control of the devices and execute arbitrary code on the underlying systems.

“By exploiting the drivers, an attacker without privilege may erase/alter firmware, and/or elevate [operating system] privileges,” Takahiro Haruyama, a senior threat researcher at VMware Carbon Black,¬†said.

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