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Apple iOS 7.x < 7.0.4 Purchases Authentication Bypass

Medium

Synopsis

The remote host is missing a critical Apple iOS patch update.

Description

According to its banner, the remote Apple iOS device is missing a security update. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability wherein a password is not requested prior to making application or in-application purchases. This may allow an attacker to bypass authorization mechanisms for purchases. (CVE-2013-5193)

Solution

Upgrade to Apple iOS 7.0.4 or later.