CVE Reference: CVE-2009-1717

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CVE-2009-1717

Description:
Integer overflow in Terminal in Apple Mac OS X 10.5 before 10.5.7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted size value in a CSI[4 xterm resize escape sequence that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/50982

ST
  1022322

MISC
  http://dvlabs.tippingpoint.com/advisory/TPTI-09-04

CONFIRM
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/504031/100/0/threaded

BID
  35182


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