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CVE-2019-8801 Detail

Current Description

A dynamic library loading issue existed in iTunes setup. This was addressed with improved path searching. This issue is fixed in macOS Catalina 10.15.1, iTunes for Windows 12.10.2. Running the iTunes installer in an untrusted directory may result in arbitrary code execution.

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:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://support.apple.com/HT210722 Vendor Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT210726 Vendor 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:apple:itunes:*:*:*:*:*:windows:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
12.10.2
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
10.15.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-8801
NVD Published Date:
12/18/2019
NVD Last Modified:
12/30/2019