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OS X update for FileURL (CVE-2023-42892)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
03/25/2024
Created
03/25/2024
Added
03/25/2024
Modified
04/10/2024

Description

A use-after-free issue was addressed with improved memory management. This issue is fixed in macOS Ventura 13.6.3, macOS Sonoma 14.2, macOS Monterey 12.7.2. A local attacker may be able to elevate their privileges.

Solution(s)

  • apple-osx-upgrade-12_7_2
  • apple-osx-upgrade-13_6_3
  • apple-osx-upgrade-14_2

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