CVE-2016-4642

medium
New! CVE Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for CVEs has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. CVEs that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.

Description

In iOS before 9.3.3, tvOS before 9.2.2, and OS X El Capitan before v10.11.6 and Security Update 2016-004, proxy authentication incorrectly reported HTTP proxies received credentials securely. This issue was addressed through improved warnings.

References

https://support.apple.com/HT206902

https://support.apple.com/HT206903

https://support.apple.com/HT206905

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-01-11

Updated: 2019-01-17

Type: CWE-254

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.9

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 2.2

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
802026Mac OS X < 10.11.6 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineOperating System Detection
critical
9445Apple iOS 9.3.x < 9.3.3 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
high
9441Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.6 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
critical
9430Apple TV 9.2.x < 9.2.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorInternet Services
medium
92494Apple TV < 9.2.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMisc.
critical
92359Apple iOS < 9.3.3 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
critical