CVE-2016-1784

medium
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Description

The History implementation in WebKit in Apple iOS before 9.3, Safari before 9.1, and tvOS before 9.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource consumption and application crash) via a crafted web site.

References

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

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

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Mar/msg00005.html

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

https://support.apple.com/HT206166

https://support.apple.com/HT206169

https://support.apple.com/HT206171

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-03-24

Updated: 2019-03-25

Type: CWE-400

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

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:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (5 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
9396Safari < 9.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
critical
9336Apple TV < 9.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorInternet Services
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