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CVE-2014-4401 Detail

Description

An unspecified integrated graphics driver routine in the Intel Graphics Driver subsystem in Apple OS X before 10.9.5 does not properly validate calls, which allows attackers to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context via a crafted application, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-4394, CVE-2014-4395, CVE-2014-4396, CVE-2014-4397, CVE-2014-4398, CVE-2014-4399, CVE-2014-4400, and CVE-2014-4416.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/19/2014

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-4401
Original release date:
09/19/2014
Last revised:
08/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.9 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6443 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6443
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/69897 External Source BID 69897
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030868 External Source SECTRACK 1030868
https://code.google.com/p/google-security-research/issues/detail?id=30 External Source MISC https://code.google.com/p/google-security-research/issues/detail?id=30
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/96061 External Source XF macosx-cve20144401-code-exec(96061)

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