CVE-2017-13876

HIGH
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Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. iOS before 11.2 is affected. macOS before 10.13.2 is affected. tvOS before 11.2 is affected. watchOS before 4.2 is affected. The issue involves the "Kernel" component. It allows attackers to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted app.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102100

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039952

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039953

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039966

https://support.apple.com/HT208325

https://support.apple.com/HT208327

https://support.apple.com/HT208331

https://support.apple.com/HT208334

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/43325/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-12-25

Updated: 2019-03-08

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: 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

Tenable Plugins

View all (5 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
700544Apple iOS < 11.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APPLE-SA-2017-12-13-6)Nessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
high
700513macOS 10.13.x < 10.13.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Meltdown)Nessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
critical
105612Apple TV < 11.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMisc.
high
105080macOS 10.13.x < 10.13.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Meltdown)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
105075Apple iOS < 11.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
high