CVE-2016-1753

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Description

Multiple integer overflows in the kernel in Apple iOS before 9.3, OS X before 10.11.4, tvOS before 9.2, and watchOS before 2.2 allow attackers to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context via a crafted app.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Mar/msg00000.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Mar/msg00001.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Mar/msg00002.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Mar/msg00004.html

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035353

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-16-207

https://support.apple.com/HT206166

https://support.apple.com/HT206167

https://support.apple.com/HT206168

https://support.apple.com/HT206169

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-03-24

Updated: 2019-03-25

Type: CWE-190

Risk Information

CVSS v2

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

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
9336Apple TV < 9.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorInternet Services
critical
9327Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
critical
9331Apple iOS < 9.3 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
high
90309Apple TV < 9.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMisc.
critical
90118Apple iOS < 9.3 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
critical
90096Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical