Memory Corruption Flaw in macOS Let Hackers run Malicious Code with Root Privileges

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double free vulnerability

Security researchers discovered a double free vulnerability in macOS caused by memory corruption flaw in the AMD component. Successful exploitation of the vulnerability allows an attacker to escalate privilege and to run malicious code as a root user. The vulnerability can be tracked as CVE-2019-8635, and it covers two flaws “namely in the discard_StretchTex2Tex method […]

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