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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0395

The Download Validation in Mail in Mac OS X 10.4 does not properly recognize attachment file types to warn a user of an unsafe type, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted file types.
Publish Date : 2006-08-04 Last Update Date : 2017-07-19
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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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0395

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 1
Apple Mac Os X Server 1

- References For CVE-2006-0395
XF macosx-mail-bypass-security(25027)
VUPEN ADV-2006-0791
BID 16907 Apple Mac OS X Security Update 2006-001 Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-04-11
CERT TA06-062A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0395 Image Attachment Command Execution
This module exploits a command execution vulnerability in the application shipped with Mac OS X 10.5.0. This flaw was patched in 10.4 in March of 2007, but reintroduced into the final release of 10.5.
Module type : exploit Rank : manual Platforms : Unix,OSX

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