Lumension® Endpoint Intelligence Center

Intelligence Center » Browse All Vulnerabilities » CVE-2011-2601


Vulnerability Score 7.1 7.1
CVE Id CVE-2011-2601
Last Modified 12 Jul 2011 12:00:00
Published 30 Jun 2011 11:55:04
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE



The GPU support functionality in Mac OS X does not properly restrict rendering time, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (desktop hang) via vectors involving WebGL and (1) shader programs or (2) complex 3D geometry, as demonstrated by using Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome to visit the lots-of-polys-example.html test page in the Khronos WebGL SDK.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X



Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:57:03