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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4236

Apple Type Services (ATS) in Apple Mac OS X 10.5 before 10.5.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted embedded font in a PDF file.
Publish Date : 2008-12-16 Last Update Date : 2009-02-06
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.1
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 399

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-4236

# 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-2008-4236

http://secunia.com/advisories/33179
SECUNIA 33179
http://securitytracker.com/id?1021398
SECTRACK 1021398
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3338 CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/3444
VUPEN ADV-2008-3444
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32839
BID 32839 RETIRED: Apple Mac OS X 2008-008 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-12-17
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32875
BID 32875 Apple Mac OS X Type Service PDF File Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-12-17
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-350A.html
CERT TA08-350A
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008//Dec/msg00000.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-12-15

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4236

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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