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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.9 6.9
CVE Id CVE-2008-0989
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:05:45
Published 18 Mar 2008 07:44:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-0989

Summary

Format string vulnerability in mDNSResponderHelper in Apple Mac OS X 10.5.2 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in the local hostname.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.5.2

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.2


References

CERT - TA08-079A

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2008-03-18

XF - macos-mdnsresponderhelper-format-string(41292)

VUPEN - ADV-2008-0924

SECTRACK - 1019662

BID - 28339

BID - 28304

SECUNIA - 29420

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

Related Patches

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

Apple 2008-03-26 Security Update 2008-002 v1.1 Server (Leopard) (Rev 2)

Apple 2008-03-26 Security Update 2008-002 v1.1 Client (Leopard) (Rev 2)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:46:58