Apple MacOSX Security Updates(HT208692)-02

Published: 2018-04-02 05:16:27
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Summary:
This host is installed with Apple Mac OS X and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

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

Technical Details:
Multiple flaws exists due to, - An input validation issue. - A command injection issue in the handling of Bracketed Paste Mode. - A buffer overflow error. - Memory corruption due to a logic issue. - An out-of-bounds read error. - A validation issue in the handling of symlinks. - A logic issue. - A race condition. - A race condition was addressed with additional validation.

Impact:
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability will allow remote attackers to read restricted memory, execute arbitrary code with system privileges, arbitrary command execution spoofing, gain access to user information, bypass code signing enforcement, launching arbitrary application and gain elevated privileges.

Affected Versions:
Apple Mac OS X versions 10.11.x through 10.11.6, 10.12.x through 10.12.6, 10.13.x through 10.13.3

Recommendations:
Apply the appropriate security patch from the reference links.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4104
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4106
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4144
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4139
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4136
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4112
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4175
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4176
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4156
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4154
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4151
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4155
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4158
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4166

References:

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208692

Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3
Published
2018-04-02
Modified
2019-03-18
Category
Mac OS X Local Security Checks

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