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CVE-2020-17402 Detail

Description

This vulnerability allows local attackers to disclose sensitive information on affected installations of Parallels Desktop 15.1.4 (47270). An attacker must first obtain the ability to execute low-privileged code on the target system in order to exploit this vulnerability. The specific flaw exists within the prl_hypervisor kext. By examining a log file, an attacker can disclose a memory address. An attacker can leverage this in conjunction with other vulnerabilities to escalate privileges and execute code in the context of the kernel. Was ZDI-CAN-11063.


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Hyperlink Resource
https://kb.parallels.com/en/125013 Vendor Advisory 
https://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-20-1020/ Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-732 Incorrect Permission Assignment for Critical Resource Zero Day Initiative  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-17402
NVD Published Date:
08/25/2020
NVD Last Modified:
08/31/2020
Source:
Zero Day Initiative