Apple Mac OS X 10.5 before 10.5.8 does not properly share file descriptors over local sockets, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) by placing file descriptors in messages sent to a socket that has no receiver, related to a "synchronization issue."
Published 2009-08-06 16:30:00
Updated 2017-08-17 01:30:42
Source MITRE
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Vulnerability category: Denial of service

Threat overview for CVE-2009-2194

Top countries where our scanners detected CVE-2009-2194
Top open port discovered on systems with this issue 548
IPs affected by CVE-2009-2194 31
Threat actors abusing to this issue? Yes
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2009-2194

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 13 %
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CVSS scores for CVE-2009-2194

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References for CVE-2009-2194

Products affected by CVE-2009-2194

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