The Apple Mac OS X Apple Type Services server contains multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities may allow a local attacker to execute arbitrary code with system privileges.
The Apple Mac OS X Apple Type Services server fails to properly validate service requests. A local attacker may be able to trigger the overflow by sending a specially crafted service request to a vulnerable system.
Apple states that this issue does not affect systems prior to Apple Mac OS X v10.4.
This vulnerability may allow a local attacker to execute arbitrary code with system privileges.
Apple has addressed this issue with Apple Security Update 2006-007.
This vulnerability was reported in Apple Security Update 2006-007.
This document was written by Katie Steiner.
|Date First Published:||2006-11-30|
|Date Last Updated:||2006-12-20 15:34 UTC|