29272 : Apple Mac OS X LoginWindow Network Account Access Bypass
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2006-09-27

Description

Mac OS X contains a flaw that may allow a user to bypass login restrictions. The issue is triggered when controls are used to restrict which users are allowed to login via loginwindow, and network accounts without GUIDs are not subject to the restriction. It is possible that the flaw may allow unauthorized login resulting in a loss of integrity.

Classification

Location: Local Access Required
Attack Type: Authentication Management, Misconfiguration
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Apple has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Products

Apple Inc.
Mac OS X
10.4
10.4.1
10.4.2
10.4.3
10.4.4
10.4.5
10.4.6
10.4.7

References

Tools & Filters

22476 22479
3757

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.5
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2006-10-03 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1

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