CVE-2015-5761

MEDIUM

Description

CoreText in Apple iOS before 8.4.1 and OS X before 10.10.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted font file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-5755.

References

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

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

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Sep/msg00003.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76343

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033275

https://support.apple.com/HT205221

https://support.apple.com/kb/HT205030

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

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-08-17

Updated: 2016-12-24

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)

Configuration 2

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 8.4 (inclusive)

Configuration 3

OR

cpe:2.3:a:apple:itunes:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 12.2 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (10 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
9333Apple TV < 7.2.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorInternet Services
medium
90315Apple TV < 7.2.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMisc.
high
86601Apple iTunes < 12.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities (uncredentialed check)NessusPeer-To-Peer File Sharing
high
8958iTunes for Windows < 12.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities Nessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
8981Mac OS X < 10.10.5 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
high
8978Apple iOS < 8.4.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
critical
86001Apple iTunes < 12.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities (credentialed check)NessusWindows
high
85409Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2015-006)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
85408Mac OS X 10.10.x < 10.10.5 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
85407Apple iOS < 8.4.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
high