Apple MacOS X up to 10.10.2 Kernel input validation

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in Apple MacOS X up to 10.10.2 (Operating System). Affected is an unknown code of the component Kernel. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-20. The product receives input or data, but it does not validate or incorrectly validates that the input has the properties that are required to process the data safely and correctly. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was released 04/08/2015 by Kenton Varda with Sandstorm.io as HT204659 as confirmed advisory (Website). The advisory is shared for download at support.apple.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2015-1105 since 01/16/2015. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 82712 (Apple TV < 7.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Misc. and running in the context remote.

Upgrading to version 10.10.3 eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityTracker (ID 1032048) and Tenable (82712). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 74026, 74028, 74029 and 74030.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 9.8
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 9.4

VulDB Base Score: 9.8
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Class: Privilege escalation
CWE: CWE-20
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 82712
Nessus Name: Apple TV < 7.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities
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OpenVAS ID: 801105
OpenVAS Name: Apple Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities-01 Apr15
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: MacOS X 10.10.3

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Vendor: apple.com

Advisory: HT204659
Researcher: Kenton Varda
Organization: Sandstorm.io
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2015-1105 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1032048
SecurityFocus: 73176

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20180712
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Created: 04/10/2015 10:22 AM
Updated: 09/22/2022 03:59 PM
Changes: (1) advisory_falsepositive
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