CVE-2011-0173

MEDIUM
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Description

Multiple format string vulnerabilities in AppleScript in Apple Mac OS X before 10.6.7 allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via format string specifiers in a (1) display dialog or (2) display alert command in a dialog in an AppleScript Studio application.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011/Mar/msg00006.html

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4581

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2011-03-23

Updated: 2011-03-24

Type: CWE-134

Risk Information

CVSS v2

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
52754Mac OS X 10.6.x < 10.6.7 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
800796Mac OS X 10.6 < 10.6.7 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineOperating System Detection
high
5826Mac OS X 10.6 < 10.6.7 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorGeneric
critical