CVE-2016-1765

high
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Description

otool in Apple Xcode before 7.3 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via unspecified vectors.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Mar/msg00003.html

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035352

https://support.apple.com/HT206172

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-03-24

Updated: 2016-12-03

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.6

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:apple:xcode:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 7.2.1 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (1 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
90148Apple Xcode < 7.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
medium