CVE-2011-0201

HIGH

Description

Off-by-one error in the CoreFoundation framework in Apple Mac OS X before 10.6.8 allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a CFString object that triggers a buffer overflow.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Jul/msg00002.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Jun/msg00000.html

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4723

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4808

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2011-06-24

Updated: 2011-07-23

Type: CWE-189

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