CVE-2003-1011

HIGH

Description

Apple Mac OS X 10.0 through 10.2.8 allows local users with a USB keyboard to gain unauthorized access by holding down the CTRL and C keys when the system is booting, which crashes the init process and leaves the user in a root shell.

References

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=61798

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/343087

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/8945

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/13573

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2004-03-29

Updated: 2017-07-11

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH