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OS X update for PackageKit (CVE-2020-9817)

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/27/2020
Created
05/27/2020
Added
05/27/2020
Modified
06/15/2020

Description

A permissions issue existed. This issue was addressed with improved permission validation. This issue is fixed in macOS Catalina 10.15.5. A malicious application may be able to gain root privileges.

Solution(s)

  • apple-osx-security-update-2020-003-high-sierra
  • apple-osx-security-update-2020-003-mojave
  • apple-osx-upgrade-10_15_5

References

  • apple-osx-security-update-2020-003-high-sierra
  • apple-osx-security-update-2020-003-mojave
  • apple-osx-upgrade-10_15_5

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