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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.6 7.6
CVE Id CVE-2008-3610
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:11:03
Published 16 Sep 2008 07:00:01
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity HIGH
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-3610

Summary

Race condition in Login Window in Apple Mac OS X 10.5 through 10.5.4, when a blank-password account is enabled, allows attackers to bypass password authentication and login to any account via multiple attempts to login to the blank-password account, followed by selection of an arbitrary account from the user list.

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

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2008-09-15

XF - macos-login-window-security-bypass(45170)

VUPEN - ADV-2008-2584

SECTRACK - 1020878

SECUNIA - 31882

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 10:48:14