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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
ESB-2006.0125 -- [Mac][OSX]
APPLE-SA-2006-02-14 Mac OS X v10.4.5
15 February 2006
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Mac OS X
Operating System: Mac OS X
Impact: Denial of Service
Access: Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2006-0382
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APPLE-SA-2006-02-14 Mac OS X v10.4.5
Mac OS X v10.4.5 and Mac OS X Server v10.4.5 are now available and
deliver the following security enhancement:
Available for: Mac OS X v10.4.5, Mac OS X Server v10.4.5
Impact: A malicious local user can cause a system crash
Description: A malicious local user may trigger a system crash by
invoking an undocumented system call. This update addresses the
issue by removing the system call from the kernel. Credit to David
Goldsmith of Matasano for reporting this issue.
Mac OS X v10.4.5 may be obtained from the Software Update pane in
System Preferences, or Apple's Software Downloads web site:
For Mac OS X v10.4.4 (PowerPC)
The download file is named: "MacOSXUpd10.4.5PPC.dmg"
Its SHA-1 digest is: c794af16563470fb16610bbaecedb59624a24dee
For Mac OS X v10.4.4 (Intel)
The download file is named: "MacOSXUpd10.4.5Intel.dmg"
Its SHA-1 digest is: 23def8fb52839c008d313c7cd301aa16efbdfd64
For Mac OS X v10.4 through Mac OS X v10.4.3
The download file is named: "MacOSXUpdCombo10.4.5PPC.dmg"
Its SHA-1 digest is: 1e1309d0a37aeb8fb42cf92480d2bba2db3372db
For Mac OS X Server v10.4.4
The download file is named: "MacOSXSvrBaseUpd10.4.5.dmg"
Its SHA-1 digest is: 8922dcf05fa96f034a9be9d47cf150ac628bc707
Information will also be posted to the Apple Product Security
web site: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=61798
This message is signed with Apple's Product Security PGP key,
and details are available at:
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