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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2007-4685
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 09:59:00
Published 14 Nov 2007 08:46:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2007-4685

Summary

The kernel in Apple Mac OS X 10.4 through 10.4.10 allows local users to gain privileges by executing setuid or setgid programs in which the stdio, stderr, or stdout file descriptors are "in an unexpected state."

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • 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

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.1

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.10

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.2

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.3

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.4

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.5

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.6

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.7

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.8

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.9


References

CERT - TA07-319A

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2007-11-14

XF - macosx-kernel-descr-privilege-escalation(38469)

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 10:45:56