CVE-2012-0642

high
New! CVE Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for CVEs has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. CVEs that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.

Description

Integer underflow in Apple iOS before 5.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (device crash) via a crafted catalog file in an HFS disk image.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2012/Mar/msg00001.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2012/May/msg00001.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/48288

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5281

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026774

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2012-03-08

Updated: 2018-11-29

Type: CWE-189

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
60028Apple iOS < 5.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
high
6482Mac OS X 10.7 < 10.7.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorGeneric
critical
59066Mac OS X 10.7.x < 10.7.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities (BEAST)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
6344Apple iOS < 5.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
high