Mac OS X securityd Unspecified Local Privilege Escalation

2005-09-20T10:37:54
ID OSVDB:19711
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2005-09-20T10:37:54

Description

Vulnerability Description

Mac OS X contains an unspecified flaw in Authorization Services that may allow a malicious user to gain access to unauthorized privileges. This flaw may lead to a loss of integrity.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Apple has released a patch (Security Update 2005-008) to address this vulnerability.

Short Description

Mac OS X contains an unspecified flaw in Authorization Services that may allow a malicious user to gain access to unauthorized privileges. This flaw may lead to a loss of integrity.

References:

Vendor Specific Advisory URL Security Tracker: 1014965 Secunia Advisory ID:16920 Related OSVDB ID: 19703 Related OSVDB ID: 19707 Related OSVDB ID: 19704 Related OSVDB ID: 19705 Related OSVDB ID: 19706 Related OSVDB ID: 19708 Related OSVDB ID: 19709 Related OSVDB ID: 19710 Keyword: Apple Security Update 2005-008 CVE-2005-2741