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CVE-2019-3648 Detail

Current Description

A Privilege Escalation vulnerability in the Microsoft Windows client in McAfee Total Protection 16.0.R22 and earlier allows administrators to execute arbitrary code via carefully placing malicious files in specific locations protected by administrator permission.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.7 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  McAfee
Base Score: 6.1 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:H/A:L

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Hyperlink Resource
https://safebreach.com/Post/McAfee-All-Editions-MTP-AVP-MIS-Self-Defense-Bypass-and-Potential-Usages-CVE-2019-3648 Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://service.mcafee.com/webcenter/portal/cp/home/articleview?articleId=TS102984 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-269 Improper Privilege Management NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mcafee:anti-virus_plus:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
16.0.r22
 cpe:2.3:a:mcafee:internet_security:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
16.0.r22
 cpe:2.3:a:mcafee:total_protection:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
16.0r22


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-3648
NVD Published Date:
11/13/2019
NVD Last Modified:
11/22/2019