Threat Encyclopedia

Vulnerability CVE-2021-23873 for McAfee Total Protection

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Privilege Escalation vulnerability in McAfee Total Protection (MTP) prior to 16.0.30 allows a local user to gain elevated privileges and perform arbitrary file deletion as the SYSTEM user potentially causing Denial of Service via manipulating Junction link, after enumerating certain files, at a specific time.

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McAfee Total Protection

CVE References

CVE-2021-23873