CVE-2021-1786

medium
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Description

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.2, Security Update 2021-001 Catalina, Security Update 2021-001 Mojave, watchOS 7.3, tvOS 14.4, iOS 14.4 and iPadOS 14.4. A local user may be able to create or modify system files.

References

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT212146

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT212147

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT212148

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT212149

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-04-02

Updated: 2021-04-09

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.9

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
146086macOS 10.14.x < 10.14.6 Security Update 2021-001 / 10.15.x < 10.15.7 Security Update 2021-001 / macOS 11.x < 11.2 (HT212147)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
145548Apple iOS < 14.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
high