Advisory Published


First published: Mon Jan 09 2023(Updated: )

Zoom Rooms for Windows installers before version 5.13.0 contain a local privilege escalation vulnerability. A local low-privileged user could exploit this vulnerability in an attack chain to escalate their privileges to the SYSTEM user.

Credit: security@zoom.us

Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Zoom Rooms<5.13.0

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2022-36930?

    CVE-2022-36930 is a local privilege escalation vulnerability found in Zoom Rooms for Windows installers before version 5.13.0.

  • How severe is CVE-2022-36930?

    CVE-2022-36930 has a severity rating of 7.8 (high).

  • Who is affected by CVE-2022-36930?

    Zoom Rooms for Windows users using installers before version 5.13.0 are affected by CVE-2022-36930.

  • What is the impact of CVE-2022-36930?

    CVE-2022-36930 allows a local low-privileged user to escalate their privileges to the SYSTEM user.

  • How can I fix CVE-2022-36930?

    Update Zoom Rooms for Windows to version 5.13.0 or later to fix CVE-2022-36930.


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