Vulnerability Details

Apple Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities -03 Sep14

Published: 2014-09-19 07:21:15
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

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 exist due to, - An out of bounds byte swapping error in the handling of 'AppleDouble' files in zip archives. - An unvalidated array index error in the Dock's handling of messages from applications.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow attackers to bypass sandbox restrictions, execution of arbitrary code, and conduct denial of service.

Affected Versions:
Apple Mac OS X version 10.7.x through 10.7.5, 10.8.x through 10.8.5 and 10.9.x before 10.9.4

Recommendations:
Run Mac Updates. Please see the references for more information.

Report Confidence:
30

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2014-1370
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2014-1371

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/68272

References:

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1338
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6296
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030505
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2014-06/0172.html

Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5
Published
2014-09-19
Modified
2019-03-19
Category
General

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