ID CVE-2007-3749
Summary The kernel in Apple Mac OS X 10.4 through 10.4.10 does not reset the current Mach Thread Port or Thread Exception Port when executing a setuid program, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code by creating the port before launching the setuid program, then writing to the address space of the setuid process.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 7.2 (as of 29-07-2017 - 01:32)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE
cvss-vector via4 AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
refmap via4
apple APPLE-SA-2007-11-14
bid 26444
cert TA07-319A
confirm http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307041
idefense 20071114 Apple Mac OS X Mach Port Inheritance Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
secunia 27643
vupen ADV-2007-3868
xf macosx-mach-privilege-escalation(38466)
Last major update 29-07-2017 - 01:32
Published 15-11-2007 - 01:46
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