CVE-2016-1770

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Description

The Reminders component in Apple OS X before 10.11.4 allows attackers to bypass an intended user-confirmation requirement and trigger a dialing action via a tel: URL.

References

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

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035363

https://support.apple.com/HT206167

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-03-24

Updated: 2016-12-03

Type: CWE-284

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 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
90096Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical