Monthly Archives: March 2022

[CVE-2021-40376] otris Update Manager: Local Privilege Escalation

“Update Manager” v1.2.1.0 (and possibly earlier), a software component from otris software AG used by multiple otris applications, e.g. otris Privacy, to facilitate updating otris products; allows attackers, to escalate their privileges on Windows systems to SYSTEM (highest permissions on Windows), by exploiting a vulnerability in the aforementioned software.