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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2008-3438
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 05:43:04
Published 01 Aug 2008 10:41:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-3438

Summary

Apple Mac OS X does not properly verify the authenticity of updates, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to execute arbitrary code via a Trojan horse update, as demonstrated by evilgrade and DNS cache poisoning.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.0

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.0.1

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.0.2

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.0.3

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.0.4

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.1

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.1.1

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.1.2

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.1.3

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.1.4

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.1.5

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.1

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.2

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.3

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.4

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.5

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.6

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.7

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.2.8

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.3

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.3.1

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.3.2

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.3.3

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.3.4

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.3.5

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.3.6

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.3.7

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.3.8

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.3.9

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.1

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.10

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.11

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.2

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.3

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.4

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.5

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.6

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.7

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.8

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.9

  • 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


References

MISC - http://www.infobyte.com.ar/down/Francisco%20Amato%20-%20evilgrade%20-%20ENG.pdf

FULLDISC - 20080728 Tool release: [evilgrade] - Using DNS cache poisoning to exploit poor update implementations


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