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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-3436

Open Directory in Apple Mac OS X 10.7 before 10.7.2 does not require a user to provide the current password before changing this password, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended password-change restrictions by leveraging an unattended workstation.
Publish Date : 2011-10-14 Last Update Date : 2012-01-13
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2011-3436

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 2
Apple Mac Os X Server 2

- References For CVE-2011-3436
BID 50085 RETIRED: Apple Mac OS X Prior to 10.7.2 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2011-10-17
APPLE APPLE-SA-2011-10-12-3
OSVDB 76370
XF macos-open-directory-sec-bypass(70585) CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-3436

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