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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.7 4.7
CVE Id CVE-2014-4498
Last Modified 09 Oct 2015 04:47:05
Published 30 Jan 2015 06:59:27
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2014-4498

Summary

The CPU Software in Apple OS X before 10.10.2 allows physically proximate attackers to modify firmware during the EFI update process by inserting a Thunderbolt device with crafted code in an Option ROM, aka the "Thunderstrike" issue.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.10.1


References

MISC - https://trmm.net/Thunderstrike

CONFIRM - http://support.apple.com/HT204244

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2015-01-27-4

SECTRACK - 1031650

Related Patches

Apple Yosemite 10.10.2 Update (Combo) for Mac OS X (HT204244) (Rev 2)

Apple Yosemite 10.10.2 Update for Mac OS X (HT204244)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:07:39