CVE-2016-4741

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Description

The Assets component in Apple iOS before 10 allows man-in-the-middle attackers to block software updates via vectors related to lack of an HTTPS session for retrieving updates.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Sep/msg00002.html

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

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92932

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036797

https://support.apple.com/HT207143

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-09-18

Updated: 2017-08-13

Type: CWE-254

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

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:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 2.2

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
9619Apple iOS < 10.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
critical
93515Apple iOS < 10 Multiple Vulnerabilities (BlueBorne)NessusMobile Devices
high