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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3434

Apple iTunes before 10.5.1 does not properly verify the authenticity of updates, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to execute arbitrary code via a Trojan horse update, as demonstrated by evilgrade and DNS cache poisoning.
Publish Date : 2008-08-01 Last Update Date : 2013-11-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
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 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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 94

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Apple iTunes before 10.5.1 does not properly verify the authenticity of updates, which allows man-in-the-middle attacker... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17136 windows
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-2008-3434

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apple Itunes 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apple Itunes 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apple Itunes 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apple Itunes 1.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apple Itunes 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apple Itunes 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apple Itunes 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Apple Itunes 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Apple Itunes 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Apple Itunes 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Apple Itunes 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Apple Itunes 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Apple Itunes 4.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Apple Itunes 4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Apple Itunes 4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Apple Itunes 4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Apple Itunes 4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Apple Itunes 4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Apple Itunes 4.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Apple Itunes 4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Apple Itunes 4.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Apple Itunes 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Apple Itunes 5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Apple Itunes 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Apple Itunes 6.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Apple Itunes 6.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Apple Itunes 6.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Apple Itunes 6.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Apple Itunes 6.0.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Apple Itunes 6.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Itunes 30

- References For CVE-2008-3434

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2008-07/0250.html
FULLDISC 20080728 Tool release: [evilgrade] - Using DNS cache poisoning to exploit poor update implementations
http://www.infobyte.com.ar/down/Francisco%20Amato%20-%20evilgrade%20-%20ENG.pdf
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2011/Nov/msg00003.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2011-11-14-1
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5030 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3434

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


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