|CVSS SCORE||8.2, (AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H)|
Antivirus for Mac
This vulnerability allows local attackers to escalate privileges on affected installations of Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac. An attacker must first obtain the ability to execute high-privileged code on the target system in order to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the KERedirect kext. The issue results from the lack of proper locking when performing operations on an object. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to escalate privileges and execute code in the context of the kernel.
Trend Micro has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
|CREDIT||Cees Elzinga from Danish Cyber Defence