CVE-2008-0038 Details

CVE-2008-0038

Published: 2008-02-12
Last Modified: 2011-03-08
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

Launch Services in Apple Mac OS X 10.5 through 10.5.1 allows an uninstalled application to be launched if it is in a Time Machine backup, which might allow local users to bypass intended security restrictions or exploit vulnerabilities in the application.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity Low
Base Score 1.9/10
Exploit Score 3.4/10
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Impact Score 2.9/10
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Vector String AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1

NIST has not assigned a CVSSv3.1 Score.

Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307430
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Feb/msg00002.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/28891
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27736
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019360
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-043B.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0495/references

CVE ID
CVE-2008-0038
Published
2008-02-12
Modified
2011-03-08
CVSSv2.0
Low
PCI Compliance
Pass
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE-264

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