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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2007-4683
Last Modified 03 Jan 2013 12:00:00
Published 14 Nov 2007 08:46:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2007-4683

Summary

Directory traversal vulnerability in the kernel in Apple Mac OS X 10.4 through 10.4.10 allows local users to bypass the chroot mechanism via a relative path when changing the current working directory.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.0

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.1

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.10

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.2

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.3

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.4

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.5

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.6

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.7

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.8

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.9


References

CERT - TA07-319A

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2007-11-14

XF - macosx-kernel-chroot-bypass(38467)

VUPEN - ADV-2007-3868

BID - 26444

SECTRACK - 1018950

SECUNIA - 27643

CONFIRM - http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307041

Related Patches

Apple 2007-11-14 Mac OS X 10.4.11 Update (PPC)

Apple 2007-11-14 Mac OS X 10.4.11 Combo Update (PPC)

Apple 2007-11-14 Mac OS X Server 10.4.11 Combo Update (PPC)

Apple 2007-11-14 Mac OS X Server 10.4.11 Update (PPC)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:01:32