CVE-2008-2830

Current Description

Open Scripting Architecture in Apple Mac OS X 10.4.11 and 10.5.4, and some other 10.4 and 10.5 versions, does not properly restrict the loading of scripting addition plugins, which allows local users to gain privileges via scripting addition commands to a privileged application, as originally demonstrated by an osascript tell command to ARDAgent.

Basic Data

PublishedJune 23, 2008
Last ModifiedAugust 08, 2017
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-264
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.2
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegetrue
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X10.4*******
    2.3OSAppleMac Os X10.5*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Apple Mac Os X 10.4, 10.5

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://it.slashdot.org/it/08/06/18/1919224.shtmlhttp://it.slashdot.org/it/08/06/18/1919224.shtmlMISC
APPLE-SA-2008-09-16http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008//Sep/msg00006.htmlAPPLE
APPLE-SA-2008-07-31http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Jul/msg00003.htmlAPPLE
30776http://secunia.com/advisories/30776SECUNIA
29831http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29831BIDExploit
1020345http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020345SECTRACK
ADV-2008-1905http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1905/referencesVUPEN
apple-macosx-ardagent-command-execution(43294)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43294XF