CVE-2016-7651

medium
New! CVE Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for CVEs has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. CVEs that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.

Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. iOS before 10.2 is affected. watchOS before 3.1.1 is affected. The issue involves the "Accounts" component, which allows local users to bypass intended authorization restrictions by leveraging the mishandling of an app uninstall.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94851

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037429

https://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Dec/msg00001.html

https://support.apple.com/HT207422

https://support.apple.com/HT207487

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-02-20

Updated: 2018-10-30

Type: CWE-285

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.6

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.3

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

Impact Score: 3.4

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 10.1.1 (inclusive)

Configuration 2

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:watchos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 2.2.2 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
9847Apple iOS < 10.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
high
95826Apple iOS < 10.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
high