Mac OS X CoreAudio Java Interface Crafted Applet Arbitrary Code Execution

ID OSVDB:36964
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2007-07-31T17:53:25


Vulnerability Description

A heap overflow exists in Mac OS X. The CoreAudio Java interface fails to validate applets resulting in a heap overflow. With a specially crafted applet, a context-dependent attacker can cause arbitrary code execution resulting in a loss of integrity.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Apple has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Short Description

Mac OS X 10.3 - 10.4.10 CoreAudio Java Interface Crafted Applet Arbitrary Code Execution


Vendor Specific Advisory URL Security Tracker: 1018492 Secunia Advisory ID:26235 Related OSVDB ID: 36965 Related OSVDB ID: 36971 Related OSVDB ID: 36973 Related OSVDB ID: 36974 Related OSVDB ID: 36967 Related OSVDB ID: 36963 Related OSVDB ID: 36966 Related OSVDB ID: 36968 Related OSVDB ID: 36972 Related OSVDB ID: 36969 Related OSVDB ID: 36970 Related OSVDB ID: 36975 Mail List Post: ISS X-Force ID: 35728 FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2007-2732 CVE-2007-3747 Bugtraq ID: 25159