CVE Reference: CVE-2009-2191

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CVE-2009-2191

Description:
Format string vulnerability in Login Window in Apple Mac OS X 10.4.11 and 10.5 before 10.5.8 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via format string specifiers in an application name.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/52428

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA36096

OSVDB
  56840

CONFIRM
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3757

CERT
  http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-218A.html

BID
  35954

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Aug/msg00001.html


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