CVE-2015-5769

high
New! CVE Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for CVEs has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. CVEs that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.

Description

The MSVDX driver in Apple iOS before 8.4.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (device crash) via a crafted video.

References

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

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76337

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

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

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-08-17

Updated: 2016-12-24

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.1

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
8978Apple iOS < 8.4.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
critical
85407Apple iOS < 8.4.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
high