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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2014-8839
Last Modified 05 Feb 2015 09:59:18
Published 30 Jan 2015 06:59:48
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2014-8839

Summary

Spotlight in Apple OS X before 10.10.2 does not enforce the Mail "Load remote content in messages" configuration, which allows remote attackers to discover recipient IP addresses by including an inline image in an HTML e-mail message and logging HTTP requests for this image's URL.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.10.1


References

MISC - http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/01/10/spotlight_caught_spreading_your_delicates/

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

SECTRACK - 1031521

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

MISC - http://heise.de/newsticker/meldung/Datenschutzpanne-in-Mac-OS-X-Yosemite-2514198.html

XF - macosx-cve20148839-sec-bypass(100527)

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 11:07:42