CVE-2012-0643

HIGH

Description

The kernel in Apple iOS before 5.1 does not properly handle debug system calls, which allows remote attackers to bypass sandbox restrictions and execute arbitrary code via a crafted program.

References

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

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2012/Sep/msg00004.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/48288

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5501

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

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2012-03-08

Updated: 2018-11-29

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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