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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2310

Format string vulnerability in c++filt in Apple Mac OS X 10.5 before 10.5.4 allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted string in (1) C++ or (2) Java source code.
Publish Date : 2008-07-01 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID 134

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. This issue does not affect the version of c++filt as shipped with binutils in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 or 4. Although this bug is present in the version of c++filt as shipped with binutils in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, the format string protection from FORTIFY_SOURCE makes this unexploitable.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2310

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 15
Apple Mac Os X Server 15

- References For CVE-2008-2310

http://secunia.com/advisories/30802
SECUNIA 30802
http://securitytracker.com/id?1020392
SECTRACK 1020392
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1981/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1981
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30018
BID 30018 Apple Mac OS X 2008-004 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-07-02
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/43494
XF macos-c++filt-format-string(43494)
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT2163 CONFIRM
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008//Jun/msg00002.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-06-30

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2310

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


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