CVE-2015-7113

high
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Description

The LaunchServices component in Apple iOS before 9.2 and watchOS before 2.1 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a malformed plist.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Dec/msg00000.html

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

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034348

https://support.apple.com/HT205635

https://support.apple.com/HT205641

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-12-11

Updated: 2016-12-07

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 10

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 9.1 (inclusive)

Configuration 2

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:watchos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 2.0 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
9329Apple iOS < 9.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
high
87310Apple iOS < 9.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
critical