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Vulnerability of McAfee Endpoint Product Removal: privilege escalation via Unquoted Service Path

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Unquoted Service Path of McAfee Endpoint Product Removal, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted products: VirusScan.
Severity of this bulletin: 1/4.
Creation date: 11/03/2021.
Références of this threat: CVE-2021-23879, SB10351, VIGILANCE-VUL-34833.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Unquoted Service Path of McAfee Endpoint Product Removal, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This threat impacts software or systems such as VirusScan.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer threat is low.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of privileged shell.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this cybersecurity bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

McAfee Endpoint Product Removal: version 21.2.
The version 21.2 is fixed:
  http://www.mcafee.com/us/downloads/downloads.aspx
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