CVE-2006-0848 Detail

Current Description

The "Open 'safe' files after downloading" option in Safari on Apple Mac OS X allows remote user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary commands by tricking a user into downloading a __MACOSX folder that contains metadata (resource fork) that invokes the Terminal, which automatically interprets the script using bash, as demonstrated using a ZIP file that contains a script with a safe file extension.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=303382
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015652 Exploit 
http://www.frsirt.com/exploits/20060222.safari_safefiles_exec.pm.php Exploit  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.heise.de/english/newsticker/news/69862
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/999708 Third Party Advisory  US Government Resource 
http://www.mathematik.uni-ulm.de/numerik/staff/lehn/macosx.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16736 Exploit 
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-053A.html Third Party Advisory  US Government Resource 
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-062A.html US Government Resource 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0671 Vendor Advisory 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24808

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-16 Configuration cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0848
NVD Published Date:
02/22/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017
Source:
MITRE