CVE-2012-3716

high
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Description

CoreText in Apple Mac OS X 10.7.x before 10.7.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write or read) via a crafted text glyph.

References

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

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

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/78748

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2012-09-20

Updated: 2017-08-29

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
6583Mac OS X 10.7 < 10.7.5 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorGeneric
critical
62214Mac OS X 10.7.x < 10.7.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities (BEAST)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical