Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2010-003)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a Mac OS X update that fixes a security
issue.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X 10.6 or 10.5 that
does not have Security Update 2010-003 applied.

This security update contains a fix for an issue in Apple Type
Services involving its handling of embedded fonts. If an attacker can
trick a user into viewing or downloading a document containing a
specially crafted embedded font, this issue could be leveraged to
execute arbitrary code on the affected system.

See also :

http://dvlabs.tippingpoint.com/blog/2010/02/15/pwn2own-2010
http://twitter.com/thezdi/statuses/11002504493
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4131
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Apr/msg00000.html

Solution :

Install Security Update 2010-003 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 45542 (macosx_SecUpd2010-003.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 38955

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1120