Threat Encyclopedia

Vulnerability CVE-2020-7335 for McAfee Total Protection

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Privilege Escalation vulnerability in Microsoft Windows client McAfee Total Protection (MTP) prior to 16.0.29 allows local users to gain elevated privileges via careful manipulation of a folder by creating a junction link. This exploits a lack of protection through a timing issue and is only exploitable in a small time window.

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McAfee Total Protection

CVE References

CVE-2020-7335