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Privilege escalation

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Privilege escalation is the act of exploiting a bug, design flaw or configuration oversight in an operating system or software application to gain elevated access to resources that are restricted from normal users.[1]

References Edit

  1. IAD's Top 10 Information Assurance Mitigation Strategies.

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