CVE-2015-5874

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Description

CoreText in Apple iOS before 9 and iTunes before 12.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted font file.

References

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

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

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

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Sep/msg00008.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76763

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

https://support.apple.com/HT205212

https://support.apple.com/HT205213

https://support.apple.com/HT205221

https://support.apple.com/HT205267

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-09-18

Updated: 2016-12-22

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 10.10.5 (inclusive)

Configuration 2

OR

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

Configuration 3

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 8.4.1 (inclusive)

Configuration 4

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:watchos:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (7 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
8982Mac OS X < 10.11 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
critical
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
8979Apple iOS < 9.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
critical
86270Mac OS X < 10.11 Multiple Vulnerabilities (GHOST)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
86001Apple iTunes < 12.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities (credentialed check)NessusWindows
high
85987Apple iOS < 9.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
critical