CVE Reference: CVE-2013-5145

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CVE-2013-5145

Description:
kextd in Kext Management in Apple iOS before 7 does not properly verify authorization for IPC messages, which allows local users to (1) load or (2) unload kernel extensions via a crafted message.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

ST
  1029054

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA54886

CONFIRM
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5934

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Sep/msg00006.html
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Oct/msg00004.html


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