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CVE-2009-2807 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the USB backend in CUPS in Apple Mac OS X 10.5.8 allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
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/2009/Sep/msg00004.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3865 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.cups.org/articles.php?L588
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36350 Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022898
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/53168

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2807
NVD Published Date:
09/14/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017