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CVE-2006-4887 Detail

Current Description

Apple Remote Desktop (ARD) for Mac OS X 10.2.8 and later does not drop privileges on the remote machine while installing certain applications, which allows local users to bypass authentication and gain privileges by selecting the icon during installation. NOTE: it could be argued that the issue is not in Remote Desktop itself, but in applications that are installed while using it.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/446371/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/446751/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/447043/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20092
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/29060

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:apple_remote_desktop:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:apple_remote_desktop:2.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:apple_remote_desktop:3.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
10.2.8


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4887
NVD Published Date:
09/19/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018