CVE-2015-1107

low

Description

The Lock Screen component in Apple iOS before 8.3 does not properly implement the erasure feature for incorrect passcode-authentication attempts, which makes it easier for physically proximate attackers to obtain access by making many passcode guesses.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Apr/msg00002.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/73978

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1032050

https://support.apple.com/HT204661

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-04-10

Updated: 2017-01-03

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 1.9

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: LOW