Unspecified vulnerability in the CoreServices daemon in CarbonCore in Apple Mac OS X 10.4 through 10.4.9 allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors involving "obtaining a send right to [the] Mach task port."
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
Impact Subscore: 10.0
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; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service
The vendor has addressed this issue through Mac OS software updates.
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