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CVE-2007-4703 Detail

Current Description

The Application Firewall in Apple Mac OS X 10.5 does not prevent a root process from accepting incoming connections, even when "Block incoming connections" has been set for its associated executable, which might allow remote attackers or local root processes to bypass intended access restrictions.

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://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307004 Patch
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Nov/msg00004.html Patch
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018958
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26460
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3897 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/38479

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:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4703
NVD Published Date:
11/15/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017