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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4234

Incomplete blacklist vulnerability in the Quarantine feature in CoreTypes in Apple Mac OS X 10.5 before 10.5.6 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an executable file with the content type indicating no application association for the file, which does not trigger a "potentially unsafe" warning message.
Publish Date : 2008-12-16 Last Update Date : 2017-08-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-4234

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.5.5 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-2008-4234
XF macosx-quarantine-code-execution(47689)
VUPEN ADV-2008-3444
SECTRACK 1021400
BID 32839 RETIRED: Apple Mac OS X 2008-008 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-12-17
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-12-15

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4234

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