Apple Mail contains a buffer overflow that may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable system.
Mac OS X includes the Mail application (Mail.app) for handling electronic mail.
By convincing a user to open a specially crafted attachment, a remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running Mail.
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Apple Computer, Inc.
This vulnerability was reported by Kevin Finisterre.
This document was written by Jeff Gennari.
|Date First Published:||2006-03-17|
|Date Last Updated:||2006-03-29 12:44 UTC|