CVE-2020-7281

LOW

Description

Privilege Escalation vulnerability in McAfee Total Protection (MTP) prior to 16.0.R26 allows local users to delete files the user would otherwise not have access to via manipulating symbolic links to redirect a McAfee delete action to an unintended file. This is achieved through running a malicious script or program on the target machine.

References

https://service.mcafee.com/webcenter/portal/cp/home/articleview?articleId=TS103062

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-07-03

Updated: 2020-07-15

Type: CWE-269

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 1.9

Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: LOW

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.3

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.2

Exploitability Score: 1

Severity: MEDIUM