Vulnerability identifier: #VU64806
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Local
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: Apple Inc.
The vulnerability allows a local user to delete arbitrary files on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to input validation error when processing directory traversal sequences within the PKInstallService in PackageKit. A local user can manipulate the filename and delete arbitrary files on the system.
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Vulnerable software versions
macOS: 12.0 21A344 - 12.1 21C52
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?