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CVE-2008-1576 - Self styled Kumbubble

Description

Mail in Apple Mac OS X before 10.5 when an IPv6 SMTP server is used does not properly initialize memory which might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) or obtain sensitive information (memory contents) in opportunistic circumstances by sending an e-mail message.

Reference

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008//May/msg00001.html http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-150A.html http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29412 http://securitytracker.com/id?1020140 http://secunia.com/advisories/30430 http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29500 http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1697 https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42723