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OS X update for LoginWindow (CVE-2022-22656)

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OS X update for LoginWindow (CVE-2022-22656)

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
03/15/2022
Created
03/16/2022
Added
03/15/2022
Modified
02/01/2024

Description

An authentication issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.6.5, macOS Monterey 12.3, Security Update 2022-003 Catalina. A local attacker may be able to view the previous logged in user’s desktop from the fast user switching screen.

Solution(s)

  • apple-osx-security-update-2022-003-catalina
  • apple-osx-upgrade-11_6_5
  • apple-osx-upgrade-12_3

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