Vulnerability Name:

CVE-2013-5172

Assigned:2013-08-15
Published:2013-10-23
Updated:2013-10-24
Summary:The kernel in Apple Mac OS X before 10.9 does not properly determine the output length for SHA-2 digest function calls, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (panic) by triggering a digest operation, as demonstrated by an IPSec connection.
CVSS v3 Severity:5.9 Medium (CCN CVSS v3 Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)
Exploitability Metrics:Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): High
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope:Scope (S): Unchanged
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availibility (A): High
CVSS v2 Severity:7.1 High (CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
5.3 Medium (Temporal CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C/E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availibility (A): Complete
7.1 High (CCN CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
5.3 Medium (CCN Temporal CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C/E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Athentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availibility (A): Complete
Vulnerability Type:CWE-189
References:Source: APPLE
Type: VENDOR_ADVISORY
APPLE-SA-2013-10-22-3

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
apple-kernel-cve20135172-dos(88222)

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.5:supplemental_update:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • Denotes that component is vulnerable
    BACK
    apple mac_os_x 10.8.0
    apple mac_os_x 10.8.1
    apple mac_os_x 10.8.2
    apple mac_os_x 10.8.3
    apple mac_os_x 10.8.4
    apple mac_os_x 10.8.5
    apple mac_os_x 10.8.5 supplemental_update