CVE-2014-4432

medium
New! CVE Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for CVEs has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. CVEs that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.

Description

fdesetup in Apple OS X before 10.10 does not properly display the encryption status in between a setting-update action and a reboot action, which might make it easier for physically proximate attackers to obtain cleartext data by leveraging ignorance of the reboot requirement.

References

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2014-10/0101.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/70632

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031063

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/97637

https://support.apple.com/kb/HT6535

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2014-10-18

Updated: 2017-08-29

Type: CWE-310

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.7

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 10.9.5 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
8555Mac OS X < 10.10 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APPLE-SA-2014-10-16-1 OS X Yosemite v10.10)Nessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
critical
8555Mac OS X < 10.10 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APPLE-SA-2014-10-16-1 OS X Yosemite v10.10)Nessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
critical
78550Mac OS X < 10.10 Multiple Vulnerabilities (POODLE) (Shellshock)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical