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CVE-2020-14978 Detail

Description

An issue was discovered in F-Secure SAFE 17.7 on macOS. Due to incorrect client version verification, an attacker can connect to a privileged XPC service, and execute privileged commands on the system. NOTE: the attacker needs to execute code on an already compromised machine.


Metrics

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CVSS 4.0 Severity and Vector Strings:

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Hyperlink Resource
https://theevilbit.github.io/posts/ Exploit  Third Party Advisory 
https://www.f-secure.com/en/business/programs/vulnerability-reward-program/hall-of-fame Vendor Advisory 
https://www.f-secure.com/en/home/products/safe Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-14978
NVD Published Date:
06/23/2020
NVD Last Modified:
07/21/2021
Source:
MITRE