CVE-2016-4724

HIGH

Description

IOAcceleratorFamily in Apple iOS before 10 and OS X before 10.12 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context or cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) via a crafted app.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Sep/msg00006.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Sep/msg00008.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93056

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036858

https://support.apple.com/HT207143

https://support.apple.com/HT207170

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-09-25

Updated: 2017-07-30

Type: CWE-476

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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 v3.0

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

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 9.3.5 (inclusive)

cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 10.11.6 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
9620Mac OS X 10.x < 10.12 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
critical
9619Apple iOS < 10.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
critical
93685macOS < 10.12 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical