Apple MacOSX Security Updates(HT210722)-04

Published: 2019-10-30 06:38:41
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/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:
The flaw is due to memory corruption issue related to improper memory handling.

Impact:
Successful exploitation allow attackers to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.

Affected Versions:
Apple Mac OS X versions 10.15, 10.13.x prior to 10.13.6 Security Update 2019-006 and 10.14.x prior to 10.14.6 Security Update 2019-001.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Apple Mac OS X 10.15.1 or later or apply Security Update 2019-006 on 10.13.6 or apply Security Update 2019-001 on 10.14.6.

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-2019-8786

CVE Analysis

https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2019-8786

References:

https://support.apple.com/en-in/HT210722
https://www.apple.com.

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2019-10-30
Modified
2019-11-04
Category
Mac OS X Local Security Checks

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