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Microsoft Windows up to Server 2016 Windows Shell privilege escalation

A vulnerability was found in Microsoft Windows up to Server 2016 (Operating System). It has been declared as critical. Affected by this vulnerability is some unknown processing of the component Windows Shell. Applying the patch KB4025342 is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at catalog.update.microsoft.com. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.