CVE-2014-8839

MEDIUM

Description

Spotlight in Apple OS X before 10.10.2 does not enforce the Mail "Load remote content in messages" configuration, which allows remote attackers to discover recipient IP addresses by including an inline image in an HTML e-mail message and logging HTTP requests for this image's URL.

References

http://heise.de/newsticker/meldung/Datenschutzpanne-in-Mac-OS-X-Yosemite-2514198.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Jan/msg00003.html

http://securitytracker.com/id/1031521

http://support.apple.com/HT204244

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/01/10/spotlight_caught_spreading_your_delicates/

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/100527

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-01-30

Updated: 2017-09-08

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM