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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-1439

NSSecureTextField in AppKit in Apple Mac OS X 10.4.6 does not re-enable secure event input under certain circumstances, which could allow other applications in the window session to monitor input characters and keyboard events.
Publish Date : 2006-05-12 Last Update Date : 2011-08-31
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-1439

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 1

- References For CVE-2006-1439

http://www.osvdb.org/25583
OSVDB 25583
http://secunia.com/advisories/20077
SECUNIA 20077
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-132A.html
CERT TA06-132A
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17951
BID 17951 Apple Mac OS X Security Update 2006-003 Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-03-19
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1779
VUPEN ADV-2006-1779
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/26404
XF macos-appkit-nssecuretext-weak-security(26404)
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2006/May/msg00003.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2006-05-11

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-1439

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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