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BlueStacks App Player Privilege Escalation Vulnerability CVE-2016-4288

Severity
CVSSv3 Score
8.4
Vulnerability description

BlueStacks App Player is prone to a privilege escalation vulnerability.

Risk description

The flaw exists as the installer creates a registry key with weak permissions. Successful exploitation will allow users to execute arbitrary programs with SYSTEM privileges.

Recommendation

Upgrade to BlueStacks App Player 2.4.43.6254 or later.

Codename
Not available
Detectable with
Network Scanner
Scan engine
OpenVAS
Exploitable with Sniper
No
CVE Published
Jan 6, 2017
Detection added at
Software Type
Not available
Vendor
Not available
Product
Not available