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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0197

Original release date: 01/11/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Finder 10.4.6 on Apple Mac OS X 10.4.8 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long volume name in a DMG disk image, which results in memory corruption.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
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: Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017662
External Source: BID
Name: 21980
External Source: MISC
Name: http://projects.info-pull.com/moab/MOAB-09-01-2007.html
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0140
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305102
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#240880
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070111 DMA[2007-0107a] OmniWeb Javascript Alert Format String Vulnerabiity and DMA[2007-0109a] Apple Finder Disk Image Volume Label Overflow / DoS
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.digitalmunition.com/DMA%5B2007-0109a%5D.txt
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2007-02-15
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-047A
External Source: XF
Name: macos-finder-dos(31410)

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