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Apple iTunes security update for CVE-2017-13829

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Apple iTunes security update for CVE-2017-13829

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
11/13/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/13/2017
Modified
06/20/2019

Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. macOS before 10.13.1 is affected. The issue involves the "CFNetwork" component. It allows attackers to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted app.

Solution(s)

  • apple-itunes-upgrade-12_7

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