CVE-2016-4737

HIGH
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Description

WebKit in Apple iOS before 10, Safari before 10, tvOS before 10, and watchOS before 3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted web site.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Sep/msg00007.html

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

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Sep/msg00010.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Sep/msg00011.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93065

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036854

https://support.apple.com/HT207141

https://support.apple.com/HT207142

https://support.apple.com/HT207143

https://support.apple.com/HT207157

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-09-25

Updated: 2019-03-12

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: 8.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
9708Safari < 10 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
medium
9619Apple iOS < 10.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
critical
93776Apple TV < 10 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMisc.
critical
93721Mac OS X : Apple Safari < 10.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high