CVE-2012-3724

MEDIUM

Description

CFNetwork in Apple iOS before 6 does not properly identify the host portion of a URL, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by leveraging the construction of an HTTP request with an incorrect hostname derived from a malformed URL.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2012/Sep/msg00003.html

http://osvdb.org/85637

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5503

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/78723

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2012-09-20

Updated: 2017-08-29

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM