Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1238

Race condition in the HFS vfs sysctl interface in XNU 1228.8.20 and earlier on Apple Mac OS X 10.5.6 and earlier allows local users to cause a denial of service (kernel memory corruption) by simultaneously executing the same HFS_SET_PKG_EXTENSIONS code path in multiple threads, which is problematic because of lack of mutex locking for an unspecified global variable.
Vulnerability category: Memory CorruptionDenial of service
Published 2009-04-02 17:30:00
Updated 2017-09-29 01:34:16
Source MITRE
View at NVD,

Threat overview for CVE-2009-1238

Top countries where our scanners detected CVE-2009-1238
Top open port discovered on systems with this issue 548
IPs affected by CVE-2009-1238 37
Threat actors abusing to this issue? Yes
Find out if you* are affected by CVE-2009-1238!
*Directly or indirectly through your vendors, service providers and 3rd parties. Powered by attack surface intelligence from SecurityScorecard.

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2009-1238

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 0.04%

Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less: ~ 8 % EPSS Score History EPSS FAQ

CVSS scores for CVE-2009-1238

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Source

CWE ids for CVE-2009-1238

References for CVE-2009-1238

Products affected by CVE-2009-1238

This web site uses cookies for managing your session, storing preferences, website analytics and additional purposes described in our privacy policy.
By using this web site you are agreeing to terms of use!