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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0622

Apple Mac OS X 10.3.4, 10.4, 10.5, and possibly other versions does not properly clear memory for login (aka Loginwindow.app), Keychain, or FileVault passwords, which could allow the root user or an attacker with physical access to obtain sensitive information by reading memory.
Publish Date : 2004-12-06 Last Update Date : 2010-12-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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) Obtain Information
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0622

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 3

- References For CVE-2004-0622

http://citp.princeton.edu/pub/coldboot.pdf
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=108819559925981&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20040625 Mac OS X stores login/Keychain/FileVault passwords on disk
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488930/100/100/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080228 Loginwindow.app and Mac OS X
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488948/100/100/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080229 Re: Loginwindow.app and Mac OS X
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/16557
XF macos-memory-view-passwords(16557)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0622

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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