CVE-2007-4699

high
New! CVE Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for CVEs has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. CVEs that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.

Description

The default configuration of Safari in Apple Mac OS X 10.4 through 10.4.10 adds a private key to the keychain with permissions that allow other applications to access the key without warning the user, which might allow other applications to bypass intended access restrictions.

References

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307041

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Nov/msg00002.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/27643

http://securitytracker.com/id?1018948

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26444

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-319A.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3868

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/38485

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2007-11-15

Updated: 2017-07-29

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
4284Mac OS X < 10.4.11 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2007-008)Nessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
critical
28212Mac OS X < 10.4.11 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2007-008)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical