CVE-2016-7621

high

Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. iOS before 10.2 is affected. macOS before 10.12.2 is affected. watchOS before 3.1.3 is affected. The issue involves the "Kernel" component. It allows local users to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) via unspecified vectors.

References

https://support.apple.com/HT207422

https://support.apple.com/HT207423

https://support.apple.com/HT207487

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/40956/

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037469

Details

Source: Mitre, NVD

Published: 2017-02-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Severity: High

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

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

Severity: High