Windows Integrity Levels | Privilege Structure | Escalation Route

GRAPHICAL VIEW of Account Types and Privileges associated with them on windows

I have tried here to explain the things comparing them with Linux. Windows has Integrity Levels , which are obtained via Access Tokens , calculated by SID {Service Identifiers} , managed by Local Security Authority. Integrity : as name says how much things are modified from actual content. And so Integrity Level decides how much permission you have to modify any files or directories on windows.

Ways to Escalate privileges

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