CVE-2009-1717

MEDIUM

Description

Integer overflow in Terminal in Apple Mac OS X 10.5 before 10.5.7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted size value in a CSI[4 xterm resize escape sequence that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

References

http://dvlabs.tippingpoint.com/advisory/TPTI-09-04

http://securitytracker.com/id?1022322

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/504031/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35182

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/50982

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-06-05

Updated: 2018-10-10

Type: CWE-189

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM