CVE-2016-1801

HIGH
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Description

The CFNetwork Proxies subsystem in Apple iOS before 9.3.2, OS X before 10.11.5, and tvOS before 9.2.1 mishandles URLs in http and https requests, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via unspecified vectors.

References

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

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

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

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/90697

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035890

https://support.apple.com/HT206564

https://support.apple.com/HT206567

https://support.apple.com/HT206568

https://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/877625

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-05-20

Updated: 2019-03-25

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (7 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
802004macOS < 10.11.5 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineOperating System Detection
high
9392Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.5 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
high
9337Apple TV < 9.2.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorInternet Services
high
9332Apple iOS < 9.3.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
high
91311Apple TV < 9.2.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMisc.
high
91228Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.5 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
91225Apple iOS < 9.3.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
high