CVE-2015-3794

MEDIUM

Description

The Speech UI in Apple OS X before 10.10.5, when speech alerts are enabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted Unicode string.

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: 2015-08-17

Updated: 2017-09-21

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 10.10.4 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
8981Mac OS X < 10.10.5 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
high
85408Mac OS X 10.10.x < 10.10.5 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high