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OS X update for Screen Sharing Server (CVE-2017-7158)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
7 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N) December 21, 2017 December 21, 2017 January 01, 2018

Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. macOS before 10.13.2 is affected. The issue involves the "Screen Sharing Server" component. It allows attackers to obtain root privileges for reading files by leveraging screen-sharing access.

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Solution

apple-osx-security-update-2017-002-sierra