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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2003-1011
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:35:48
Published 29 Mar 2004 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2003-1011

Summary

Apple Mac OS X 10.0 through 10.2.8 allows local users with a USB keyboard to gain unauthorized access by holding down the CTRL and C keys when the system is booting, which crashes the init process and leaves the user in a root shell.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.0

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.0.1

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.0.2

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.0.3

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.0.4

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.1

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.1.1

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.1.2

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.1.3

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.1.4

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.1.5

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.1

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.2

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.3

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.4

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.5

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.6

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.7

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.8


References

XF - macos-ctrlc-gain-access(13573)

CONFIRM - http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=61798

BID - 8945

BUGTRAQ - 20031031 Console Root On OSX up to 10.2.8


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:38:08