Apple Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities - 02 Jan14

Published: 2014-01-20 13:43:47
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 are due to, - Permanent cookies were saved after quitting Safari, even when Private Browsing was enabled. - An unbounded stack allocation issue existed in the handling of text glyphs. - A privilege escalation issue existed in the handling of CUPS configuration via the CUPS web interface. - A local user who is not an administrator may disable FileVault using the command-line. - A buffer overflow existed in the handling of MP3 files. - A buffer overflow existed in the handling of FPX files. - A memory corruption issue existed in the handling of QTIF files. - A buffer overflow existed in the handling of 'enof' atoms. - Multiple errors in OpenSSL. - There were known attacks on the confidentiality of TLS 1.0 when compression was enabled. - An uninitialized memory access issue existed in the handling of text tracks. - A buffer overflow existed in the handling of PICT images. - If SMB file sharing is enabled, an authenticated user may be able to write files outside the shared directory.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow attackers to, execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service or lead to an unexpected application termination.

Affected Versions:
Apple Mac OS X version 10.8 to 10.8.3, 10.7 to 10.7.5 and 10.6.8

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Apple Mac OS X version 10.8.4 or later or apply appropriate security update for 10.7 and 10.6 versions. Please see the references for more information.

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-2013-0982
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2013-0983
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2012-5519
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2013-0985
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2013-0989
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2012-4929
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-1945
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3207
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3210
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-4108
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-4109
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-4576
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-4577
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-4619
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2012-0050
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2012-2110
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2012-2131
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2012-2333
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2013-0986
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2013-0987
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2013-0988
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2013-0990
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2013-0975
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2013-1024

References:

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5784

Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3
Published
2014-01-20
Modified
2019-05-03
Category
Mac OS X Local Security Checks

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