Advisory Published


First published: Mon Jan 09 2023(Updated: )

Zoom Rooms for macOS clients before version 5.11.3 contain a local privilege escalation vulnerability. A local low-privileged user could exploit this vulnerability to escalate their privileges to root.

Credit: security@zoom.us

Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Zoom Rooms<5.11.3

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the vulnerability ID for this Zoom Rooms vulnerability?

    The vulnerability ID for this Zoom Rooms vulnerability is CVE-2022-36927.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2022-36927?

    The severity of CVE-2022-36927 is high with a score of 7.8.

  • What is the affected software for CVE-2022-36927?

    The affected software for CVE-2022-36927 is Zoom Rooms for macOS clients before version 5.11.3.

  • How can a local low-privileged user exploit CVE-2022-36927?

    A local low-privileged user can exploit CVE-2022-36927 to escalate their privileges to root.

  • How can I fix CVE-2022-36927?

    To fix CVE-2022-36927, update Zoom Rooms for macOS clients to version 5.11.3 or later.


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