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CVE-2006-1443 Detail

Description

Integer underflow in CoreFoundation in Apple Mac OS X 10.3.9 and 10.4.6 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors involving conversions from string to file system representation within (1) CFStringGetFileSystemRepresentation or (2) getFileSystemRepresentation:maxLength:withPath in NSFileManager, and possibly other similar API functions.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/12/2006

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: Apple, Mac OS X, 10.4.6 (2006-003)

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2006/May/msg00003.html Patch
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016080
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17951
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-132A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1779
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26408

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-1443
NVD Published Date:
05/12/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/19/2017