Microsoft OneDrive for MacOS < 23.043.0226 Privilege Escalation

high Nessus Plugin ID 172605


An application on the remote macOS /Mac OS X host is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability


The version of Microsoft OneDrive for MacOS on the remote macOS / Mac OS X host is prior to 23.043.0226. It is, therefore affected by an escalation of privilege vulnerability. An authenticated, local attacker can elevate to SYSTEM privileges.

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Microsoft OneDrive for MacOS version 23.043.0226 or later

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 172605

File Name: macos_onedrive_23_43_226.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 3/16/2023

Updated: 3/17/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-24930


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:onedrive

Required KB Items: installed_sw/OneDrive, Host/MacOSX/Version, Host/local_checks_enabled

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/13/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/14/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-24930

IAVA: 2023-A-0141