CVE-2012-3728

MEDIUM

Description

The kernel in Apple iOS before 6 dereferences invalid pointers during the handling of packet-filter data structures, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted program that makes packet-filter ioctl calls.

References

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

http://osvdb.org/85629

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

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2012-09-20

Updated: 2013-03-23

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM