As an update to a previous story, Apple has released updates to patch the vulnerability found in Sudo, disclosed by Quays on January 15th, 2021. It was quickly discovered that this vulnerability also affected macOS devices as many applications have been ported from Linux to macOS. Once a simple POC was published, it became increasingly important that Apple release an update to implement the patched version of Sudo. On February 9th Apple released a cumulative update for macOS devices and pressed users to update devices as soon as possible due to the vulnerability’s criticality.
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