CVE-2013-1027

medium
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Description

Installer in Apple Mac OS X before 10.8.5 provides an option to continue a package's installation after encountering a revoked certificate, which might allow user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted package.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Sep/msg00002.html

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5880

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-09-16

Updated: 2013-09-18

Type: CWE-264

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
8008Mac OS X 10.8 < 10.8.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2013-004)Nessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
critical
69878Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2013-004)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
69877Mac OS X 10.8.x < 10.8.5 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical