Apple macOS up to 11.3 TCC permission

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A vulnerability was found in Apple macOS up to 11.3 (Operating System). It has been rated as problematic. Affected by this issue is an unknown code of the component TCC. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a permission vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-275. Impacted is confidentiality.

The weakness was published 05/24/2021 as HT212529 as confirmed advisory (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2021-30713. Technical details are unknown but a private exploit is available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1222. The advisory points out:

A malicious application may be able to bypass Privacy preferences. Apple is aware of a report that this issue may have been actively exploited.

It is declared as highly functional.

Upgrading to version 11.4 eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability. The advisory contains the following remark:

A permissions issue was addressed with improved validation.






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CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.1

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Temp Score: 5.1
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Class: Permission
CWE: CWE-275 / CWE-266
ATT&CK: T1222

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Access: Private
Status: Highly functional

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: macOS 11.4


04/13/2021 🔍
05/24/2021 +41 days 🔍
05/24/2021 +0 days 🔍
05/25/2021 +1 days 🔍
05/28/2021 +3 days 🔍



Advisory: HT212529
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2021-30713 (🔍)
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Created: 05/25/2021 02:33 PM
Updated: 05/28/2021 04:14 PM
Changes: 05/25/2021 02:33 PM (18), 05/25/2021 02:36 PM (30), 05/28/2021 04:14 PM (1)
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