CVE-2013-5141

HIGH

Description

The kernel in Apple iOS before 7 uses an incorrect data size for a certain integer variable, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and device hang) via a crafted application, related to an "integer truncation vulnerability."

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Oct/msg00004.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Sep/msg00006.html

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5934

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1029054

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-09-19

Updated: 2013-10-31

Type: CWE-189

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.1

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH