InstallerFileTakeOver (CVE-2021-36934) is a Windows elevation of privilege vulnerability that emerged in late 2021 and could allow a threat actor to acquire elevated SYSTEM-level access. You will exploit this vulnerability in a virtual lab environment and learn how to mitigate it so you can protect your organization.
By the end of this course, you should be able to:
- Define the vulnerability, describe its root cause, and communicate its significance to key organizational stakeholders.
- Exploit this vulnerability using publicly available exploit code.
- Execute various mitigation tactics to reduce risk.