CVE-2016-1757

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Description

Race condition in the kernel in Apple iOS before 9.3 and OS X before 10.11.4 allows 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/msg00004.html

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

https://bugs.chromium.org/p/project-zero/issues/detail?id=676

https://support.apple.com/HT206166

https://support.apple.com/HT206167

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/39595/

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/39741/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-03-24

Updated: 2016-12-03

Type: CWE-362

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

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 9.2.1 (inclusive)

cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 10.11.3 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (5 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
802018Mac OS X < 10.11.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineOperating System Detection
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
90118Apple iOS < 9.3 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
critical
90096Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical