CVE-2019-18979

2020-03-18T21:15:00
ID CVE-2019-18979
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2020-03-27T12:59:00

Description

Adaware antivirus 12.6.1005.11662 and 12.7.1055.0 has a quarantine flaw that allows privilege escalation. Exploitation uses an NTFS directory junction to restore a malicious DLL from quarantine into the system32 folder.