Vulnerability identifier: #VU63243
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Local
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: Apple Inc.
The vulnerability allows a local application to escalate privileges on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to a plug-in may be able to inherit the application's permissions to access user data in Contacts component. A local application can abuse such behavior and gain access to sensitive information.
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Vulnerable software versions
macOS: 12.0 21A344 - 12.3.1 21E258
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
No. This vulnerability can be exploited locally. The attacker should have authentication credentials and successfully authenticate on the system.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.