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CVE-2008-2006 Detail

Current Description

Apple iCal 3.0.1 on Mac OS X allows remote CalDAV servers, and user-assisted remote attackers, to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a .ics file containing (1) a large 16-bit integer on a TRIGGER line, or (2) a large integer in a COUNT field on an RRULE line.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3901
http://www.coresecurity.com/?action=item&id=2219 Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/492414/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/492638/100/100/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/492682/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28629
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28632 Exploit
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020094
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1601
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42569

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:ical:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2006
NVD Published Date:
05/22/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018