Apple Xcode Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability (HT210729)

Technical Details

Severity Level:

High Severity

CVSS Score:

9.3

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Detection Type:
Executable

Summary:
This host is installed with Apple Xcode and is prone to an arbitrary code execution vulnerability.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The flaw is due to a memory corruption issue related to improper input validation.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to conduct arbitrary code execution.

Affected Versions:
Apple Xcode prior to version 11.2

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Apple Xcode 11.2 or later. Please see the references for more information.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Family:

General

Creation Time:

2019-11-05 09:54:05

Modification Time:

2019-11-06 11:51:43

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NVD CVE ID:
CVE-2019-8800
CVE-2019-8806

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