CVE-2010-1840

HIGH

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the password-validation functionality in Directory Services in Apple Mac OS X 10.5.8 and 10.6.x before 10.6.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via unspecified vectors.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00000.html

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4435

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024723

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-11-15

Updated: 2010-12-10

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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