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OS X update for OpenSSH (CVE-2016-10010)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/04/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/28/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

sshd in OpenSSH before 7.4, when privilege separation is not used, creates forwarded Unix-domain sockets as root, which might allow local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors, related to serverloop.c.

Solution(s)

  • apple-osx-upgrade-10_12_4

References

  • apple-osx-upgrade-10_12_4

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