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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5848

Buffer overflow in CUPS in Apple Mac OS X 10.4.11 allows local admin users to execute arbitrary code via a crafted URI to the CUPS service.
Publish Date : 2007-12-19 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
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 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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. After a detailed analysis of this flaw, it has been determined that it is not exploitable on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, or 5. For more information please see: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=415141
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-5848 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20075848 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-5848

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 1

- References For CVE-2007-5848

http://secunia.com/advisories/28136
SECUNIA 28136
http://secunia.com/advisories/28344
SECUNIA 28344
http://secunia.com/advisories/28441
SECUNIA 28441
http://secunia.com/advisories/28636
SECUNIA 28636
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/4238
VUPEN ADV-2007-4238
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:050
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:050
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/suse_security_summary_report.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:002
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/485829/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080105 rPSA-2008-0008-1 cups
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26910
BID 26910 Apple Mac OS X v10.5.1 2007-009 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-01-07
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/39096
XF macos-cups-bo(39096)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2009 CONFIRM
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-352A.html
CERT TA07-352A
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Dec/msg00002.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2007-12-17
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-01/msg00003.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:002
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307179 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5848

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


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