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Category:Mac OS X Local Security Checks
Title:Apple Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities -02 Mar15
Summary:This host is running Apple Mac OS X and; is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.
This host is running Apple Mac OS X and
is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Vulnerability Insight:
Multiple flaws are due to:

- The flaw in Spotlight that is triggered as the status of Mails
'load remote content in messages' setting is not properly checked

- The flaw in the Bluetooth driver that is triggered can allow a specially
crafted application to control the size of a write to kernel memory.

Vulnerability Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow remote
attackers to determine the IP address of the recipient of an email, a local
attacker to gain elevated privileges.

Affected Software/OS:
Apple Mac OS X version 10.10.x through

Upgrade to Apple Mac OS X version 10.10.2

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 72328
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2014-8839
XForce ISS Database: macosx-cve20148839-sec-bypass(100527)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2014-8836
XForce ISS Database: macosx-cve20148836-priv-esc(100490)
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