NoMachine Nxfuse Uninitialised Stack Variable Privilege Escalation Exploit

An uninitialised stack variable in the nxfuse component that is part of the Open Source DokanFS library shipped with NoMachine allows a local low privileged user to gain elevation of privileges.
Exploit type: 
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Vulnerabilty ID: 
CVE-2018-6947
Released Date: 
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 19:00