Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6165
Mail in Apple Mac OS X Leopard (10.5.1) allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an AppleDouble attachment containing an apparently-safe file type and script in a resource fork, which does not warn the user that a separate program is going to be executed. NOTE: this is a regression error related to CVE-2006-0395.
Vulnerability category: Input validationExecute code
At least one public exploit which can be used to exploit this vulnerability exists!
Threat overview for CVE-2007-6165
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Top open port discovered on systems with this issue 548
IPs affected by CVE-2007-6165 31
Threat actors abusing to this issue? Yes
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2007-6165
Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 13.93%
Metasploit modules for CVE-2007-6165
Mail.app Image Attachment Command ExecutionDisclosure Date: 2006-03-01First seen: 2020-04-26exploit/osx/email/mailapp_image_execThis module exploits a command execution vulnerability in the Mail.app 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. Authors: - hdm <email@example.com> - kf <kf_list@digi
CVSS scores for CVE-2007-6165
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CWE ids for CVE-2007-6165
The product receives input or data, but it does not validate or incorrectly validates that the input has the properties that are required to process the data safely and correctly.Assigned by: firstname.lastname@example.org (Primary)
Assigned by: email@example.com (Primary)
References for CVE-2007-6165
US Government Resource
Webmail: access your OVH emails on ovhcloud.com | OVHcloudVendor Advisory
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Apple Mac OS X Mail Arbitrary Code Execution VulnerabilityExploit