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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-3212

Original release date: 10/14/2011
Last revised: 05/11/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

CoreStorage in Apple Mac OS X 10.7 before 10.7.2 does not ensure that all disk data is encrypted during the enabling of FileVault, which makes it easier for physically proximate attackers to obtain sensitive information by reading directly from the disk device.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 (LOW) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2011-10-12-3
Type: Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 76362
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5002
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 50085
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2012-05-09-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5281

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