CVE-2014-7861

HIGH

Description

The IOHIDSecurePromptClient function in Apple OS X does not properly validate pointer values, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (system crash) via a crafted web site.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/70249

http://zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-14-346/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2014-10-05

Updated: 2014-10-10

Type: CWE-20

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