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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-0023

The CFUserNotificationSendRequest function in UserNotificationCenter.app in Apple Mac OS X 10.4.8, when used in combination with diskutil, allows local users to gain privileges via a malicious InputManager in Library/InputManagers in a user's home directory, which is executed when Cocoa applications attempt to notify the user.
Publish Date : 2007-01-23 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.9
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-0023

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 1

- References For CVE-2007-0023

http://secunia.com/advisories/23846
SECUNIA 23846
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017542
SECTRACK 1017542
http://secunia.com/advisories/24198
SECUNIA 24198
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/0074
VUPEN ADV-2007-0074
http://www.osvdb.org/32695
OSVDB 32695
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22188
BID 22188 Apple UserNotificationCenter Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2007-02-20
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/31676
XF macos-inputmanager-privilege-escalation(31676)
http://projects.info-pull.com/moab/MOAB-22-01-2007.html
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-047A.html
CERT TA07-047A
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/315856
CERT-VN VU#315856
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2007/Feb/msg00000.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2007-02-15
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305102 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-0023

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


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