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HiveNightmare: Windows 10 and Windows 11 have a security vulnerability

HiveNightmare: Windows 10 and Windows 11 have a security vulnerability
Written by Jessica

A local privilege escalation vulnerability has been discovered in Windows 10 that can used to gain access to otherwise inaccessible areas of the registry. In turn, this access makes it possible to discover passwords, obtain DPAPI decryption keys and more. The problem also affects Windows 11. Dubbed HiveNightmare (because of the access it allows to registry hives), the zero-day vulnerability comes hot on the heels of the PrintNightmare security flaw. While no patch is currently available, Microsoft has provided details of a workaround in the meantime. See also: After waking up from PrintNightmare, Microsoft has a workaround for another Windows… [Continue Reading]

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