The filtering implementation in AppleEvents in Apple OS X before 10.11 mishandles attempts to send events to a different user, which allows attackers to bypass intended access restrictions by leveraging a screen-sharing connection.
Published 2015-10-09 05:59:07
Updated 2016-12-09 16:42:51
Source Apple Inc.
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2015-5849

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 41 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2015-5849

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CWE ids for CVE-2015-5849

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References for CVE-2015-5849

Products affected by CVE-2015-5849

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