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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0465

Original release date: 01/30/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Format string vulnerability in Apple Installer 2.1.5 on Mac OS X 10.4.8 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in a (1) PKG, (2) DISTZ, or (3) MPKG package filename.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.6 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305391
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017940
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2007-04-19
External Source: BID
Name: 22272
External Source: XF
Name: macos-installer-format-string(31883)
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 32705
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24966
External Source: MISC
Name: http://projects.info-pull.com/moab/MOAB-26-01-2007.html
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-109A
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1470

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