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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2006-1439
Last Modified 31 Aug 2011 12:00:00
Published 12 May 2006 05:02:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2006-1439

Summary

NSSecureTextField in AppKit in Apple Mac OS X 10.4.6 does not re-enable secure event input under certain circumstances, which could allow other applications in the window session to monitor input characters and keyboard events.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.6


References

CERT - TA06-132A

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2006-05-11

XF - macos-appkit-nssecuretext-weak-security(26404)

VUPEN - ADV-2006-1779

BID - 17951

OSVDB - 25583

SECUNIA - 20077

Related Patches

Apple 2006-05-11 Security Update 2006-003 Mac OS X 10.4.6 Client (PPC)

Apple 2006-05-11 Security Update 2006-003 Mac OS X 10.4.6 Client (Intel)

Apple 2006-05-11 Security Update 2006-003 (10.4.6 Server)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:42:02