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CVE-2007-0724 Detail

Current Description

The IOKit HID interface in Apple Mac OS X 10.3.9 and 10.4 through 10.4.8 does not sufficiently limit access to certain controls, which allows local users to gain privileges by using HID device events to read keystrokes from the console.

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=305214
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305391
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2007/Apr/msg00001.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Mar/msg00002.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22948
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017751
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017942
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-072A.html US Government Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-109A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0930
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1470
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/32973

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:10.3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0724
NVD Published Date:
03/13/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017