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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1576

Mail in Apple Mac OS X before 10.5, when an IPv6 SMTP server is used, does not properly initialize memory, which might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash), or obtain sensitive information (memory contents) in opportunistic circumstances, by sending an e-mail message.
Publish Date : 2008-06-02 Last Update Date : 2017-08-07
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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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeObtain Information
CWE ID 399

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1576

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 5

- References For CVE-2008-1576
BID 29500 Apple Mac OS X Mail Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2008-06-03
CERT TA08-150A
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-05-28
XF macosx-mail-code-execution(42723)
SECTRACK 1020140
BID 29412 RETIRED: Apple Mac OS X 2008-003 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-06-04
VUPEN ADV-2008-1697

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1576

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