Apple Mac OS X Insecure Downloads Folder Permissions Information Disclosure Vulnerability

Apple Mac OS X is prone to a local information-disclosure vulnerability.

A local attacker may exploit this issue to gain access to the Downloads folders of other users and potentially obtain sensitive information. This may aid in further attacks.

This issue affects Mac OS X v10.5.6 and Mac OS X Server v10.5.6.

NOTE: This issue was previously covered in BID 33759 (Apple Mac OS X 2009-001 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities), but has been assigned its own record to better document it.


 

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