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About the security content of Boot Camp 5.1 - Apple Support

About the security content of Boot Camp 5.1

This document describes the security content of Boot Camp 5.1.

This update can be downloaded and installed using Software Update, or from Apple Downloads.

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Boot Camp 5.1

  • Boot Camp

    Available for: Macs running Boot Camp 5

    Impact: Loading a malformed executable file may cause memory corruption in the kernel

    Description: A bounds checking issue existed in the AppleMNT.sys driver's parsing of Portable Executable files. If a Portable Executable file with a malformed header is loaded, this could cause a Boot Camp driver to corrupt kernel memory. The issue was addressed through improved bounds checking.

    CVE-ID

    CVE-2014-1253 : MJ0011 of 360 Security Center

 

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