Apple Mac OS X XPC Entitlements Local Privilege Escalation Exploit

The Admin framework in Apple OS X contains a hidden backdoor API to gain root privileges. A local user can exploit this flaw in the checking of XPC entitlements.
Exploit type: 
Platform: 
Vulnerabilty ID: 
CVE-2015-1130
Product Version: 
37
Released Date: 
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 19:00