CVE-2011-0189

MEDIUM
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Description

The default configuration of Terminal in Apple Mac OS X 10.6 before 10.6.7 uses SSH protocol version 1 within the New Remote Connection dialog, which might make it easier for man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof SSH servers by leveraging protocol vulnerabilities.

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: 2011-03-23

Type: CWE-16

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

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