|Category:||Mac OS X Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Apple Mac OS X PackageKit Format String Vulnerability|
|Summary:||This host is missing an important security update according to; Mac OS X 10.6.6 Update.|
This host is missing an important security update according to
Mac OS X 10.6.6 Update.
The flaw is due to a format string error in PackageKit's handling of
distribution scripts. A man-in-the-middle attacker may be able to cause an unexpected application termination
or arbitrary code execution when the Software Update checks for new updates.
Successful exploitation could allow attackers to cause an unexpected
application termination or arbitrary code execution.
Mac OS X version 10.6 through 10.6.5
Mac OS X Server version 10.6 through 10.6.5.
Upgrade to Mac OS X/Server version 10.6.6 or later.
BugTraq ID: 45693|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2010-4013
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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