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CVE-2004-0622 Detail

Current Description

Apple Mac OS X 10.3.4, 10.4, 10.5, and possibly other versions does not properly clear memory for login (aka Loginwindow.app), Keychain, or FileVault passwords, which could allow the root user or an attacker with physical access to obtain sensitive information by reading memory.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/06/2004
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://citp.princeton.edu/pub/coldboot.pdf
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=108819559925981&w=2
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/488930/100/100/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/488948/100/100/threaded
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16557

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:10.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0622
NVD Published Date:
12/06/2004
NVD Last Modified:
10/19/2018