Apple Mac OS X AppKit Error Condition Local Account Creation
Physical Access Required
Loss of Integrity
Mac OS X contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to gain access to unauthorized privileges. The issue is triggered when an attacker triggers an error condition at the login screen which allows new accounts to be created. This flaw may lead to a loss of integrity.
Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Apple has released a patch to address this vulnerability.