#VU26428 Race condition


Published: 2020-04-23

Vulnerability identifier: #VU26428

Vulnerability risk: Medium

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-3894

CWE-ID: CWE-362

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: Yes

Vulnerable software:
Apple Safari
Client/Desktop applications / Web browsers

Vendor: Apple Inc.

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to sensitive information on the system.

The vulnerability exists due to a race condition. A remote atacker can trick a victim to open a specially crafted file or visit a malicioous page, exploit the race and gain unauthorized access to sensitive information on the target system.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Apple Safari: 0.8 - 13.0.3


CPE

External links
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2020/Mar/35
http://support.apple.com/en-eg/HT211104


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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