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CVE-2010-0105 Detail

Current Description

The hfs implementation in Apple Mac OS X 10.5.8 and 10.6.x before 10.6.5 supports hard links to directories and does not prevent certain deeply nested directory structures, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (filesystem corruption) via a crafted application that calls the mkdir and link functions, related to the fsck_hfs program in the diskdev_cmds component.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/27/2010
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00000.html
http://securityreason.com/achievement_securityalert/83 Exploit
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4435
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/39658 Exploit
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024723

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:10.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-0105
NVD Published Date:
04/27/2010
NVD Last Modified:
12/10/2010