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CVE-2007-0739 Detail

Current Description

The Login Window in Apple Mac OS X 10.4 through 10.4.9 displays the software update window beneath the loginwindow authentication dialog in certain circumstances related to running scheduled tasks, which allows local users to bypass authentication controls.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305391
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2007/Apr/msg00001.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23569 Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017939
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-109A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1470

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.5
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.6
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.7
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.8
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.9
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0739
NVD Published Date:
04/24/2007
NVD Last Modified:
03/07/2011