Mac OS X Quartz Composer Crafted File Arbitrary Command Execution

ID OSVDB:36972
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2007-07-31T17:53:25


Vulnerability Description

A memory corruption flaw exists in Mac OS X. Quartz Composer fails to validate files resulting in a access to an uninitialized object pointer. With a specially crafted file, 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 10.4.10 Quartz Composer Crafted File Arbitrary Command Execution


Vendor Specific Advisory URL 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: 36964 Related OSVDB ID: 36966 Related OSVDB ID: 36968 Related OSVDB ID: 36969 Related OSVDB ID: 36970 Related OSVDB ID: 36975 Mail List Post: ISS X-Force ID: 35737 FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2007-2732 CVE-2007-2406 Bugtraq ID: 25159