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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0396

Buffer overflow in Mail in Apple Mac OS X 10.4 up to 10.4.5, when patched with Security Update 2006-001, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long Real Name value in an e-mail attachment sent in AppleDouble format, which triggers the overflow when the user double-clicks on an attachment.
Publish Date : 2006-03-14 Last Update Date : 2018-10-19
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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 CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0396

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 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 6
Apple Mac Os X Server 6

- References For CVE-2006-0396
XF macosx-mail-attachment-bo(25209)
BID 17081 Apple Mac OS X Mail Message Attachment Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2006-03-15
VUPEN ADV-2006-0949
BUGTRAQ 20060314 DMA[2006-0313a] - 'Apple OSX RFC1740 Real Name Buffer Overflow'
CERT-VN VU#980084
SECTRACK 1015762

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0396

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