Remote Management and Screen Sharing in Apple Mac OS X 10.5 through 10.5.4, when used to set a password for a VNC viewer, displays additional input characters beyond the maximum password length, which might make it easier for attackers to guess passwords that the user believed were longer.
Published 2008-09-16 23:00:01
Updated 2017-08-08 01:32:02
Source MITRE
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Threat overview for CVE-2008-3617

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Top open port discovered on systems with this issue 548
IPs affected by CVE-2008-3617 31
Threat actors abusing to this issue? Yes
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2008-3617

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 68 %
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CVSS scores for CVE-2008-3617

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CWE ids for CVE-2008-3617

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