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CVE-2008-3642 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in ColorSync in Mac OS X 10.4.11 and 10.5.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application termination) and possibly execute arbitrary code via an image with a crafted ICC profile.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Nov/msg00001.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Oct/msg00001.html
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3216 Vendor Advisory
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3298
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31681
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31715 Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021023
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2780
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45778

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3642
NVD Published Date:
10/10/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017