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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-0806

Apple MacOS X 10.0 and 10.1 allow a local user to read and write to a user's desktop folder via insecure default permissions for the Desktop when it is created in some languages.
Publish Date : 2001-12-06 Last Update Date : 2016-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-0806

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 6

- References For CVE-2001-0806
BUGTRAQ 20010626 MacOSX 10.0.X Permissions uncorrectly set
BID 2930 Apple MacOS X Insecure Default Permissions Vulnerability Release Date:2001-06-26
XF macos-desktop-insecure-permissions(6750)
BUGTRAQ 20011007 OS X 10.1 and localized desktop folder still vulnerable
BUGTRAQ 20010704 Re: MacOSX 10.0.X Permissions uncorrectly set - I got it

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-0806

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