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Overview

Vulnerability Score 1.9 1.9
CVE Id CVE-2008-0049
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:03:50
Published 18 Mar 2008 06:44:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-0049

Summary

AppKit in Apple Mac OS X 10.4.11 inadvertently makes an NSApplication mach port available for inter-process communication instead of inter-thread communication, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code via crafted messages to privileged applications.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.11

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.11


References

CERT - TA08-079A

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2008-03-18

XF - macos-appkit-code-execution(41314)

VUPEN - ADV-2008-0924

SECTRACK - 1019647

CONFIRM - http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562

BID - 28340

BID - 28304

SECUNIA - 29420

Related Patches

Apple 2008-03-18 Security Update 2008-002 v1.0 Server (Tiger PPC)

Apple 2008-03-18 Security Update 2008-002 v1.0 Client (Tiger PPC)

Apple 2008-03-18 Security Update 2008-002 v1.0 Server (Tiger Universal)

Apple 2008-03-18 Security Update 2008-002 v1.0 Client (Tiger Universal)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:46:39