CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2005-2748

Published: Oct 25, 2005 | Modified: Sep 05, 2008
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
2.1 LOW
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

The malloc function in the libSystem library in Apple Mac OS X 10.3.9 and 10.4.2 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files by setting the MallocLogFile environment variable to the target file before running a setuid application.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Mac_os_x Apple 10.3.9 10.3.9
Mac_os_x Apple 10.4.2 10.4.2
Mac_os_x_server Apple 10.3.9 10.3.9
Mac_os_x_server Apple 10.4.2 10.4.2

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