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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2386

Original release date: 05/24/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Buffer overflow in mDNSResponder in Apple Mac OS X 10.4 up to 10.4.9 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application termination) or execute arbitrary code via a crafted UPnP Internet Gateway Device (IGD) packet.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.4 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 9.2
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2007-06-20
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 35142
External Source: BID
Name: 24144
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25745
External Source: XF
Name: macos-mdnsresponder-upnp-bo(34493)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2269
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018123
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1939
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305530
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25402
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#221876
External Source: BID
Name: 24159
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2007-05-24

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