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CVE-2007-0646 Detail

Current Description

Format string vulnerability in iMovie HD 6.0.3, and Safari in Apple Mac OS X 10.4 through 10.4.10, allows remote user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via format string specifiers in a filename, which is not properly handled when calling the NSRunCriticalAlertPanel Apple AppKit function.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.1 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305391
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307041
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2007/Apr/msg00001.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Nov/msg00002.html
http://www.digitalmunition.com/MOAB-30-01-2007.html Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22326
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26444
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-109A.html US Government Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-319A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1470 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3868 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Format String Vulnerability (CWE-134)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:imovie:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0646
NVD Published Date:
01/31/2007
NVD Last Modified:
03/07/2011