36967 : Apple Mac OS X mDNSResponder UPnP IGD Crafted Packet Remote Overflow
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2007-07-31
Time to Patch
5 days

Description

A buffer overflow exists in Mac OS X. The mDNS Responder fails to validate UPnP IGD packets resulting in a buffer overflow. With a specially crafted packet, a remote attacker can cause arbitrary code execution resulting in a loss of integrity.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Private, Exploit Commercial
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
10.4.3
10.4.4
10.4.1
10.4.6
10.4.8
10.4.2
10.4.10
10.4.5
10.4.7
10.4.9
10.4

References

Tools & Filters

Snort

12357

mu

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.8
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2007-08-03 | Disagree?

Access_vector_1 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1

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