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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2008-2324
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:09:00
Published 03 Aug 2008 09:41:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-2324

Summary

The Repair Permissions tool in Disk Utility in Apple Mac OS X 10.4.11 adds the setuid bit to the emacs executable file, which allows local users to gain privileges by executing commands within emacs.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.11

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.11


References

XF - macosx-diskutility-privilege-escalation(44132)

VUPEN - ADV-2008-2268

SECTRACK - 1020605

BID - 30492

BID - 30483

SECUNIA - 31326

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2008-07-31

Related Patches

Apple 2008-07-31 Security Update 2008-005 (PPC)

Apple 2008-07-31 Security Update 2008-005 Server (PPC)

Apple 2008-07-31 Security Update 2008-005 (Leopard)

Apple 2008-07-31 Security Update 2008-005 (Intel)

Apple 2008-07-31 Security Update 2008-005 Server (Intel)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:47:49