IDA Pro Mach-O Loader Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host contains an application with a buffer overflow
vulnerability.

Description :

The version of IDA Pro, an interactive disassembler, installed on the
remote host is either 5.7 or 6.0 and includes a version of the Mach-O
loader that is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

By tricking a user into opening a specially crafted Mac OS X Mach-O
file using the affected loader, it may be possible for the attacker to
execute arbitrary code subject to the user's privileges.

See also :

https://www.hex-rays.com/vulnfix.shtml

Solution :

Apply the vendor's Mach-O loader fix.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 51938 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46308

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1049

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