Apple Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities-02 April-2017

Published: 2017-04-18 06:10:44
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
This host is running Apple Mac OS X and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Multiple flaws exists due to, - An input validation error exists in Help Viewer's handling of help: URLs. - A buffer overflow exists in the handling of images. - A double free issue exists in the renewal or validation of existing tickets in the KDC process. - A logic issue in the handling of KDC requests may cause an assertion to be triggered. - A logic issue exists in the handling of vfork where the Mach exception handler is not reset in a certain case. - A format string issue exists in the handling of afp:, cifs:, and smb: URLs. - A man-in-the-middle attack in Open Directory. - A character encoding issue exists in Printer Setup's handling of nearby printers. - An integer overflow issue exists in the calculation of page sizes in the cgtexttops CUPS filter.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow attacker to conduct cross-site scripting attack, access sensitive information, cause an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution, upload files to arbitrary locations on the filesystem of a user and cause privilege escalation.

Affected Versions:
Apple Mac OS X and Mac OS X Server version 10.6 through 10.6.3

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Apple Mac OS X version 10.6.4 or later.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-1373
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-1816
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-1320
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-0283
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-1821
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-1376
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-1377
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-1379
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-1380

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/40886
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/39599
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38260
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/40902
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/40905
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/40903

References:

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT4188
https://www.apple.com

Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3
Published
2017-04-18
Modified
2019-03-18
Category
Mac OS X Local Security Checks

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