# CVE-2022-29553

(Simple Release | Print Friendly) A "Exposed Dangerous Method or Function" or "Use of Hard-coded, Security-relevant Constants" vulnerability in PrintixService.exe, in Kofax Printix's "Printix Secure Cloud Print Management", Version 1.3.1156.0 and below allows a Local Or Remote attacker the ability to override the "ProgramDir" registry value and point it to a directory that contains a malicious PrintixServiceTask.xml file. This allows an attacker the ability to escalate their privileges to a system session.