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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-2331
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:09:01
Published 16 Sep 2008 07:00:01
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-2331

Summary

Finder in Apple Mac OS X 10.5 through 10.5.4 does not properly update permission data in the Get Info window after a lock operation that modifies Sharing & Permissions in a filesystem, which might allow local users to leverage weak permissions that were not intended by an administrator.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.5

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.5.1

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.5.2

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.5.3

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.5.4

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.1

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.2

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.3

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.4


References

CERT - TA08-260A

BID - 31189

XF - macos-finder-weak-security(45165)

VUPEN - ADV-2008-2584

SECTRACK - 1020875

SECUNIA - 31882

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2008-09-15

Related Patches

Apple 2008-09-15 Security Update 2008-006 (PPC)

Apple 2008-09-15 Security Update 2008-006 Server (PPC)

Apple 2008-09-15 Mac OS X 10.5.5 Update

Apple 2008-09-15 Mac OS X Server 10.5.5 Combo Update

Apple 2008-09-15 Mac OS X Server 10.5.5 Update

Apple 2008-09-15 Security Update 2008-006 (Intel)

Apple 2008-09-15 Mac OS X 10.5.5 Combo Update

Apple 2008-09-15 Security Update 2008-006 Server (Intel)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:47:50