McAfee Endpoint Security up to 10.6.x on Windows ENS File privileges management
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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in McAfee Endpoint Security up to 10.6.x on Windows. Affected is some unknown functionality of the component ENS File Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privileges management vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-269. The software does not properly assign, modify, track, or check privileges for an actor, creating an unintended sphere of control for that actor. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.
The weakness was presented 02/10/2021. The advisory is shared for download at kc.mcafee.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2021-23882. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1068.
Upgrading to version 10.7.0 February 2021 Update eliminates this vulnerability.
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ExploitingClass: Privileges management
CWE: CWE-269 / CWE-266
Status: Not defined
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Upgrade: Endpoint Security 10.7.0 February 2021 Update
02/10/2021 +29 days 🔍
02/10/2021 +0 days 🔍
02/27/2021 +17 days 🔍
CVE: CVE-2021-23882 (🔍)
EntryCreated: 02/10/2021 12:53 PM
Updated: 02/27/2021 02:11 PM
Changes: 02/10/2021 12:53 PM (39), 02/27/2021 02:04 PM (6), 02/27/2021 02:11 PM (19)
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