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From 'WebEx' to 'WebExec' to 'WTF, my PC!' Cisco rapped in chat app security flap

Tom Paine

Pedant klaxon

An exploit could allow the attacker to run arbitrary commands with SYSTEM user privileges.”

Malware running locally on a machine, or a malicious logged-in user, could abuse this hole to gain system administrator rights

Malware running as SYSTEM already has higher privs than Administrator.

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