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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-0465

Format string vulnerability in Apple Installer 2.1.5 on Mac OS X 10.4.8 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in a (1) PKG, (2) DISTZ, or (3) MPKG package filename.
Publish Date : 2007-01-30 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-0465

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apple Installer 2.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Installer 1
Apple Mac Os X 1

- References For CVE-2007-0465
APPLE APPLE-SA-2007-04-19
VUPEN ADV-2007-1470
OSVDB 32705
SECTRACK 1017940
XF macos-installer-format-string(31883)
CERT TA07-109A
BID 22272 Apple Installer Package Filename Format String Vulnerability Release Date:2007-04-20 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-0465

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