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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0512

The Accounts Preferences implementation in Apple Mac OS X 10.6 before 10.6.3, when a network account server is used, does not support Login Window access control that is based solely on group membership, which allows attackers to bypass intended access restrictions by entering login credentials.
Publish Date : 2010-03-30 Last Update Date : 2010-05-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2010-0512

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.6.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.6.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.6.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Apple Mac Os X Server 10.6.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 3
Apple Mac Os X Server 3

- References For CVE-2010-0512
BID 39153 Apple Mac OS X Preferences System Login Restrictions Authentication Bypass Security Vulnerability Release Date:2010-04-07 CONFIRM
APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-03-29-1

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-0512

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