USN-6035-1: KAuth vulnerability
20 April 2023
KAuth could be made to crash or run programs if it received specially crafted input.
- kauth - Abstraction to system policy and authentication features
It was discovered that KAuth incorrectly handled some configuration parameters
with specially crafted arbitrary types. An attacker could possibly use this
issue to cause a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.