McAfee Virtual Technician contains a vulnerability whereby the GetObject() function may allow for arbitrary classes to be specified. This allows an attacker to load objects that may allow for arbitrary system commands, effectively granting arbitrary code execution.
- McAfee Virtual Technician v188.8.131.521
Remote Code Execution
Remote Code Execution Exploitation of this vulnerability is possible through the use of methods like drive-by attacks. Remote attackers who successfully exploit this vulnerability will be able to execute code on the vulnerable system with the same rights as the currently logged on user.
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- 16310 - McAfee Virtual Technician ActiveX Control Remote Code Execution
Set the kill-bit for the vulnerable ActiveX control: 2EBE1406-BE0E-44E6-AE10-247A0C5AEDCF