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Mac OS X CoreFoundation Has Unspecified Notification Logging Flaw

by Donna Buenaventura / February 24, 2004 1:54 AM PST

An unspecified vulnerability was reported in Apple's Mac OS X CoreFoundation. No details were provided.

The vulnerability reportedly pertains to insufficient notification logging.

Apple credits aaron at vtty.com with reporting this flaw.

Impact: The impact was not specified.

Solution: Apple has released a fix as part of Security Update 2004-02-23, available at:

* Software Update pane in System Preferences (Mac OS X 10.3.2 and Mac OS X 10.2.8)

* Apple's Software Downloads web site:

Mac OS X 10.3.2 Client
======================
http://www.info.apple.com/kbnum/n120323
The download file is named: "SecUpd2004-02-23Pan.dmg"
Its SHA-1 digest is: dfe48ca16839e693674cf55995986f11d8282777

Mac OS X 10.3.2 Server
======================
http://www.info.apple.com/kbnum/n120324
The download file is named: "SecUpdSrvr2004-02-23Pan.dmg"
Its SHA-1 digest is: cde0a40abe3c1451458b15c01b73910b18bc4530

Mac OS X 10.2.8 Client
======================
http://www.info.apple.com/kbnum/n120277
The download file is named: "SecUpd2004-02-23Jag.dmg"
Its SHA-1 digest is: 4ec49f05f206649353ae20edd9b87ddb0b42a84b

Mac OS X 10.2.8 Server
======================
http://www.info.apple.com/kbnum/n120322
The download file is named: "SecUpdSrvr2004-02-23Jag.dmg"
Its SHA-1 digest is: 79617234d288d45208531622a38f307a978f82d7

Vendor URL: www.apple.com/support/security/security_updates.html

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