Apple Mac OS X contains an issue that could allow a local attacker to bypass security restrictions and access sensitive information. Updates are available.
An issue in Apple Mac OS X could allow a local attacker to bypass security restrictions and access sensitive information.
The issue is in Directory Services verification of authentication credentials by the affected software. An attacker could exploit this issue using unknown attack vectors. Successful exploitation could allow an attacker to bypass password validation and access sensitive information.
Apple has confirmed this vulnerability and released updated software.
The security vulnerability applies to the following combinations of products.
Mac OS X
10.8 Base | 10.8.1 Base | 10.8.2 Base | 10.8.3 Base | 10.8.4 Base | 10.8.5 Base
Mac OS X Server
10.8.0 Base | 10.8.1 Base | 10.8.2 Base | 10.8.3 Base | 10.8.4 Base | 10.8.5 Base
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