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CVE-2002-0676 Detail

Current Description

SoftwareUpdate for MacOS 10.1.x does not use authentication when downloading a software update, which could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by posing as the Apple update server via techniques such as DNS spoofing or cache poisoning, and supplying Trojan Horse updates.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.cunap.com/~hardingr/projects/osx/exploit.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/9502.php
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5176

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-0676
NVD Published Date:
07/11/2002
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008