KLA11123
PE vulnerability in Xamarin.iOS
Updated: 06/26/2019
Detect date
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08/14/2017
Severity
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Critical
Description

A serious vulnerability in the Xamarin.iOS can be exploited locally to gain privileges.


Technical details

To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would have to log on to an affected system and create a folder at a particular location. which could be used by another process running with elevated privileges.

Only systems running macOS are affected by this vulnerability.

Affected products

Xamarin.iOS

Solution

Install necessary updates from the KB section, that are listed in your Windows Update (Windows Update usually can be accessed from the Control Panel)

Original advisories

CVE-2017-8665

Impacts
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PE 
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XSS/CSS 
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Related products
Xamarin
CVE-IDS
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Microsoft official advisories
Microsoft Security Update Guide
KB list

4037359