CVE-2016-4641

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Description

Login Window in Apple OS X before 10.11.6 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context or obtain sensitive user information via a crafted app that leverages a "type confusion."

References

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

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91824

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036348

http://zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-16-433/

https://support.apple.com/HT206903

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-07-22

Updated: 2017-09-01

Type: CWE-20

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: 7.3

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.3

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 10.11.5 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
802026Mac OS X < 10.11.6 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineOperating System Detection
critical
9441Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.6 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
critical
92496Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.6 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical