Apple Mac OS X Directory Services information disclosure
|macos-directoryservices-info-disclosure (45163)||Low Risk|
Apple Mac OS X could allow a local attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by an error in the Login Window of Directory Services. By injecting wildcard characters into the username field, an attacker could view the list of user names from the Active Directory and obtain sensitive information.
Apply Apple Security Update 2008-004 or upgrade to the latest version of Mac OS X (10.5.5 or later), available from the Apple Web site. See References.
- Apple Web site: About the security content of Mac OS X v10.5.5 and Security Update 2008-006 .
- BID-31189: Apple Mac OS X 2008-006 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2008-2329: Directory Services in Apple Mac OS X 10.5 through 10.5.4, when Active Directory is used, allows attackers to enumerate user names via wildcard characters in the Login Window.
- OSVDB ID: 48183: Apple Mac OS X Directory Services Active Directory Login Window User Enumeration
- SA31882: Apple Mac OS X Security Update Fixes Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SECTRACK ID: 1020874: Apple Directory Services Discloses Usernames and Password Information to Users
- Apple Mac OS X 10.5
- Apple Mac OS X 10.5.1
- Apple Mac OS X 10.5.2
- Apple Mac OS X 10.5.3
- Apple Mac OS X 10.5.4
- Apple Mac OS X Server 10.5
- Apple Mac OS X Server 10.5.1
- Apple Mac OS X Server 10.5.2
- Apple Mac OS X Server 10.5.3
- Apple Mac OS X Server 10.5.4
Sep 15, 2008
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