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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
ESB-2003.0763 -- Apple Security Advisory
05 November 2003
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.3
Mac OS X Server 10.3
Impact: Inappropriate Access
CVE Names: CAN-2003-0913
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Security Update 2003-11-04 is now available to address CAN-2003-0913 a
potential vulnerability with the Terminal application in Mac OS X
v10.3 and Mac OS X Server v10.3 that could allow unauthorized access
to a system.
Terminal is updated to version 1.4.1 with this software update.
Mac OS X versions prior to 10.3 are not affected.
Security Update 2003-11-04 may be obtained from:
* Software Update pane in System Preferences
* Apple's Software Downloads web site:
The download file is named: "SecurityUpd2003-11-04.dmg"
Its SHA-1 digest is: a0839c67a00c6d2f59b87e30b96ee9ac4dbf147a
Information will also be posted to the Apple Product Security web
This message is signed with Apple's Product Security PGP key, and
details are available at:
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