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CVE-2017-17809 Detail

Current Description

In Golden Frog VyprVPN before 2.15.0.5828 for macOS, the vyprvpnservice launch daemon has an unprotected XPC service that allows attackers to update the underlying OpenVPN configuration and the arguments passed to the OpenVPN binary when executed. An attacker can abuse this vulnerability by forcing the VyprVPN application to load a malicious dynamic library every time a new connection is made.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/VerSprite/research/blob/master/advisories/VS-2017-007.md Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-426 Untrusted Search Path NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:goldenfrog:vyprvpn:*:*:*:*:*:mac_os_x:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
2.15.0.5828


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-17809
NVD Published Date:
12/20/2017
NVD Last Modified:
01/10/2018