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CVE-2009-2835 Detail

Current Description

The kernel in Apple Mac OS X before 10.6.2 does not properly handle task state segments, which allows local users to gain privileges, cause a denial of service (system crash), or obtain sensitive information via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Nov/msg00000.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3937 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36956 Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3184

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.0
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.0.0
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.0.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.0.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.0.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.0.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.0
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.5
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.0
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.5
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.6
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.7
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.8
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.0
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.5
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.6
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.7
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.8
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.9
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.0
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.5
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.6
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.7
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.8
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.9
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.10
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.11
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.0
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.5
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.6
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.7
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.8
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x
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Up to (including)
10.6.1

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.0
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.0.0
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.0.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.0.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.0.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.0.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.1.0
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.1.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.1.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.1.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.1.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.1.5
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.2.0
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.2.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.2.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.2.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.2.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.2.5
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.2.6
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.2.7
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.2.8
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.3.0
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.3.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.3.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.3.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.3.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.3.5
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.3.6
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.3.7
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.3.8
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.3.9
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.0
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.1
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.2
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.3
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.4
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.5
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 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x_server:10.4.6
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2835
NVD Published Date:
11/10/2009
NVD Last Modified:
11/17/2009