CVE-2018-4230

high

Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. macOS before 10.13.5 is affected. The issue involves the "NVIDIA Graphics Drivers" component. It allows attackers to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context via a crafted app that triggers a SetAppSupportBits use-after-free because of a race condition.

References

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041027

https://bugs.chromium.org/p/project-zero/issues/detail?id=1549

https://support.apple.com/HT208849

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/44847/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-06-08

Updated: 2018-07-13

Type: CWE-362

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.6

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 4.9

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1

Severity: HIGH