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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-2304

Original release date: 07/14/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Buffer overflow in Apple Core Image Fun House 2.0 and earlier in CoreImage Examples in Xcode tools before 3.1 allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a .funhouse file with a string XML element that contains many characters.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
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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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT2352
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080711 [NETRAGARD SECURITY ADVISORY][Apple Core Image Fun House <= 2.0 OS X -- Arbitrary Code Execution][NETRAGARD-20080711]
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1020472
External Source: XF
Name: apple-xcode-funhouse-bo(43733)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31060
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2008-07-11
External Source: BID
Name: 30189
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-2093
External Source: SREASON
Name: 3988
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 6043

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+ Configuration 1
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* cpe:/a:apple:core_image_fun_house:2.0 and previous versions

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