CVE-2022-24521 Windows Common Log File System Driver Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

CVE-2022-24521 Windows Common Log File System Driver Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

This issue affects all Windows operating systems, including Windows 10. Exploitation of this issue requires that a user downloads and runs a specially crafted application. Windows 7 and Windows 8 are not affected by this issue. In addition, this issue does not affect Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, and Windows Server 2016. As a best practice,Microsoft recommends that customers running Windows Enterprise, Windows Government, or Windows Small Business installations apply the latest updates.

CVE-2022-24481. This issue affects all Windows operating systems, including Windows 10. Exploitation of this issue requires that a user downloads and runs a specially crafted application. Windows 7 and Windows 8 are not affected by this issue. In addition, this issue does not affect Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, and Windows Server 2016. As a best practice,Microsoft recommends that customers running Windows Enterprise, Windows Government, or Windows Small Business installations apply the latest updates. - CVE-2022-24481 A denial of service vulnerability exists in Microsoft Windows when the Windows Common Log File System (CLFS) driver is accessed by applications. An attacker could exploit this issue to cause the system to stop responding. This issue does not affect Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. Solutions Microsoft has released security updates for these operating systems

Windows 10 Updates


Windows 10 updates may be downloaded and installed automatically by your computer or you can manually download and install these updates. For Windows 10 updates, you will see a notification in the Action Center stating "Your PC needs an update." You can also open Help and Support to find out how to download and install updates. In addition, you can use Windows Update for additional information on keeping your PC up-to-date with the latest software fixes.

Microsoft has released security updates for these operating systems

If you have Windows 10, Microsoft has released a security update that fixes this issue. This is the best thing to do as a precaution. If you don't have Windows 10, do not worry for now. The update will be available soon.

If you're running Windows 7 or 8 and would like to apply the fix, follow these steps:

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