CVE-2015-5846

HIGH

Description

IOKit in the kernel in Apple iOS before 9 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted app, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-5844 and CVE-2015-5845.

References

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

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Sep/msg00005.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76764

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033609

https://support.apple.com/HT205212

https://support.apple.com/HT205213

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-09-18

Updated: 2016-12-22

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH