CVE-2016-4650

HIGH
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Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in IOHIDFamily in Apple iOS before 9.3.2, OS X before 10.11.5, and tvOS before 9.2.1 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted app.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92034

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

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-16-494

https://support.apple.com/en-in/HT206564

https://support.apple.com/en-in/HT206568

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT206567

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-04-20

Updated: 2019-03-25

Type: CWE-119

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: 7.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
92497Mac OS X 10.9.5 and 10.10.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2016-004)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
92496Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.6 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
91311Apple TV < 9.2.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMisc.
high
91228Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.5 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high