Razer Bug Allows Users to Become a Windows 10 Administrator by Connecting a Mouse

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As per a Razer Synapse zero-day vulnerability that was disclosed on Twitter, users can get Windows admin access simply by connecting in a Razer mouse or keyboard.

When users attach a Razer device into a computer running Windows 10 or Windows 11, the operating system will immediately download and install the Razer Synapse software. Razer Synapse is a piece of software that allows users to customize their hardware, create macros, and map buttons.

Security researcher Jonhat identified the zero-day vulnerability in the Razer Synapse plug-and-play installation that lets users to swiftly get SYSTEM access on a Windows device.

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