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CVE-2007-0023 Detail

Current Description

The CFUserNotificationSendRequest function in UserNotificationCenter.app in Apple Mac OS X 10.4.8, when used in combination with diskutil, allows local users to gain privileges via a malicious InputManager in Library/InputManagers in a user's home directory, which is executed when Cocoa applications attempt to notify the user.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305102
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2007/Feb/msg00000.html
http://projects.info-pull.com/moab/MOAB-22-01-2007.html Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017542
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/315856 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22188
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-047A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0074
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/31676

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:10.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0023
NVD Published Date:
01/23/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017