Current Description

Unspecified vulnerability in Safari, LaunchServices, and/or CoreTypes in Apple Mac OS X 10.4 up to 10.4.5 allows attackers to trick a user into opening an application that appears to be a safe file type. NOTE: due to the lack of specific information in the vendor advisory, it is not clear how CVE-2006-0397, CVE-2006-0398, and CVE-2006-0399 are different.

Evaluator Description

Hyperlink Record 894667 specifies: Safari could automatically open a file which appears to be a safe file type, such as an image or movie, but is actually an application.

Referenced by CVEs:CVE-2006-0397, CVE-2006-0399

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 14, 2006
Last ModifiedJuly 20, 2017
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-94
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegetrue
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.


  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X10.4*******
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X10.4.1*******
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X10.4.2*******
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X10.4.3*******
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X10.4.4*******
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X10.4.5*******
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X Server10.4*******
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X Server10.4.1*******
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X Server10.4.2*******
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X Server10.4.3*******
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X Server10.4.4*******
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X Server10.4.5*******

Vulnerable Software List

Apple Mac Os X Server 10.4, 10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.4, 10.4.5
Apple Mac Os X 10.4, 10.4.1, 10.4.2, 10.4.3, 10.4.4, 10.4.5


19129 Vendor Advisory