Threat Encyclopedia

Vulnerability CVE-2020-7282 for McAfee Total Protection

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Privilege Escalation vulnerability in McAfee Total Protection (MTP) before 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.

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McAfee Total Protection

CVE References

CVE-2020-7282