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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2005-2748
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:52:35
Published 25 Oct 2005 06:06:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-2748

Summary

The malloc function in the libSystem library in Apple Mac OS X 10.3.9 and 10.4.2 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files by setting the MallocLogFile environment variable to the target file before running a setuid application.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.3.9

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.2

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.3.9

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.2


References

CIAC - P-312

SECUNIA - 16920

AUSCERT - ESB-2005.0732

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2005-09-22

MISC - http://www.suresec.org/advisories/adv7.pdf


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:38