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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-4212
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:12:07
Published 10 Oct 2008 06:30:05
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-4212

Summary

Unspecified vulnerability in rlogind in the rlogin component in Mac OS X 10.4.11 and 10.5.5 applies hosts.equiv entries to root despite what is stated in documentation, which might allow remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.11

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.5.5

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.11

  • Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.5


References

BID - 31681

XF - macosx-rlogin-weak-security(45785)

VUPEN - ADV-2008-2780

SECTRACK - 1021028

BID - 31708

CONFIRM - http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216

SECUNIA - 32222

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2008-10-09

Related Patches

Apple 2008-10-09 Security Update 2008-007 Client (PPC)

Apple 2008-10-09 Security Update 2008-007 Server (PPC)

Apple 2008-10-09 Security Update 2008-007 Client (Intel)

Apple 2008-10-09 Security Update 2008-007 Server (Universal)

Apple 2008-10-09 Security Update 2008-007 Server (Leopard)

Apple 2008-10-09 Security Update 2008-007 Client (Leopard)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:25