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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6165

Mail in Apple Mac OS X Leopard (10.5.1) allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an AppleDouble attachment containing an apparently-safe file type and script in a resource fork, which does not warn the user that a separate program is going to be executed. NOTE: this is a regression error related to CVE-2006-0395.
Publish Date : 2007-11-28 Last Update Date : 2011-10-06
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-6165

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

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 1

- References For CVE-2007-6165

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Dec/msg00002.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2007-12-17
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4238
VUPEN ADV-2007-4238
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3958
VUPEN ADV-2007-3958
http://secunia.com/advisories/27785
SECUNIA 27785
http://secunia.com/advisories/28136
SECUNIA 28136
http://securitytracker.com/id?1019106
SECTRACK 1019106
http://www.heise-security.co.uk/news/99257
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-352A.html
CERT TA07-352A
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26510
BID 26510 Apple Mac OS X Mail Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2007-12-18
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/433819
CERT-VN VU#433819
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307179 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6165

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


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