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CVE-2008-1034 Detail

Current Description

Integer underflow in Help Viewer in Apple Mac OS X before 10.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted help:topic URL that triggers a buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008//May/msg00001.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1020138
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/566875 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29412
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29483
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-150A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1697 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42716

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:10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
10.4


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1034
NVD Published Date:
06/02/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017