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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.6 2.6
CVE Id CVE-2008-0995
Last Modified 03 Jan 2013 12:00:00
Published 18 Mar 2008 07:44:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity HIGH
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-0995

Summary

The Printing component in Apple Mac OS X 10.5.2 uses 40-bit RC4 when printing to an encrypted PDF file, which makes it easier for attackers to decrypt the file via brute force methods.

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-printing-weak-encryption(41287)

VUPEN - ADV-2008-0924

SECTRACK - 1019667

BID - 28387

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 11:01:32