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CVE-2015-3709 Detail

Current Description

Race condition in kext tools in Apple OS X before 10.10.4 allows local users to bypass intended signature requirements for kernel extensions by leveraging improper pathname validation.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Jun/msg00002.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT204942 Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/75493
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1032760

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-362 Concurrent Execution using Shared Resource with Improper Synchronization ('Race Condition') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
10.10.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-3709
NVD Published Date:
07/02/2015
NVD Last Modified:
09/21/2017