CVE-2009-0141

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General

Score:2.1/10.0
Severity:Low
Category:Access Control Error
Exploit:Available

Impact Metrics

Confidentiality:None
Integrity:Partial
Availability:None

Exploitability Metrics

Access Vector:Local
Access Complexity:Low
Authentication:None

Relative vulnerabilities

CVE-2006-1861, CVE-2006-3467, CVE-2007-1351, CVE-2007-1352, CVE-2007-1667, CVE-2007-4565, CVE-2007-4965, CVE-2008-1377, CVE-2008-1379, CVE-2008-1679, CVE-2008-1721, CVE-2008-1806, CVE-2008-1807, CVE-2008-1808, CVE-2008-1887, CVE-2008-1927, CVE-2008-2315, CVE-2008-2316, CVE-2008-2360, CVE-2008-2361, CVE-2008-2362, CVE-2008-2379, CVE-2008-2711, CVE-2008-3142, CVE-2008-3144, CVE-2008-3663, CVE-2008-4864, CVE-2008-5031, CVE-2008-5050, CVE-2008-5183, CVE-2008-5314, CVE-2009-0009, CVE-2009-0011, CVE-2009-0012, CVE-2009-0013, CVE-2009-0014, CVE-2009-0015, CVE-2009-0017, CVE-2009-0018, CVE-2009-0019, CVE-2009-0020, CVE-2009-0137, CVE-2009-0138, CVE-2009-0139, CVE-2009-0140, CVE-2009-0142

Published on 13/02/09 - Updated on 08/08/17

Description

XTerm in Apple Mac OS X 10.4.11 and 10.5.6, when used with luit, creates tty devices with insecure world-writable permissions, which allows local users to write to the Xterm of another user.

Category: Access Control Error

CWE-264 (Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control)
Weaknesses in this category are related to the management of permissions, privileges, and other security features that are used to perform access control.

Security Notices

US National Vulnerability DatabaseCVE-2009-0141
Agence Nationale de la Sécurité des Systèmes d'Information CERTA-2009-AVI-068
Renater 2009/VULN046

Exploits

SecurityFocusBID-33798

Relative technologies

VendorProduct
applemac_os_x
applemac_os_x_server

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