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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2014-8826
Last Modified 18 Feb 2015 09:59:56
Published 30 Jan 2015 06:59:36
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2014-8826

Summary

LaunchServices in Apple OS X before 10.10.2 does not properly handle file-type metadata, which allows attackers to bypass the Gatekeeper protection mechanism via a crafted JAR archive.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.10.1


References

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

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

BUGTRAQ - 20150128 [AMPLIA-ARA100614] OS X Gatekeeper Bypass Vulnerability

XF - macosx-cve20148826-sec-bypass(100519)

BID - 72341

MISC - http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/130147/OS-X-Gatekeeper-Bypass.html

SECTRACK - 1031650

Related Patches

Apple 2015-001 Security Update for Mac OS X 10.8.5 (HT204244)

Apple 2015-001 Security Update for Mac OS X 10.9.5 (HT204244)

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 11:07:44