CVE-2015-3774

MEDIUM

Description

The Dictionary app in Apple OS X before 10.10.5 does not use HTTPS, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to obtain sensitive information by sniffing the network or spoof word definitions by modifying the client-server data stream.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Aug/msg00001.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76340

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033276

https://support.apple.com/kb/HT205031

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-08-16

Updated: 2017-09-21

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.8

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

Impact Score: 4.9

Exploitability Score: 6.5

Severity: MEDIUM