CVE-2013-5135

high
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Description

Format string vulnerability in Screen Sharing Server in Apple Mac OS X before 10.9 and Apple Remote Desktop before 3.5.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in a VNC username.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Oct/msg00004.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Oct/msg00007.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Oct/msg00008.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-10-24

Updated: 2018-10-30

Type: CWE-134

Risk Information

CVSS v2

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
8040Mac OS X < 10.9 Multiple Vulnerabilities Nessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
70609Apple Remote Desktop < 3.5.4 / 3.7 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
70561Mac OS X 10.x < 10.9 Multiple Vulnerabilities (BEAST)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high