CVE-2017-2370

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Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. iOS before 10.2.1 is affected. macOS before 10.12.3 is affected. tvOS before 10.1.1 is affected. watchOS before 3.1.3 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 (buffer overflow) via a crafted app.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95731

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037668

https://bugs.chromium.org/p/project-zero/issues/detail?id=1004

https://support.apple.com/HT207482

https://support.apple.com/HT207483

https://support.apple.com/HT207485

https://support.apple.com/HT207487

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/41163/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-02-20

Updated: 2019-03-11

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 (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
9932Apple TV < 10.1.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorInternet Services
high
9930Mac OS X 10.x < 10.12.3 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
high
9929Apple iOS < 10.2.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
high
96877Apple TV < 10.1.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMisc.
high
96731macOS 10.12.x < 10.12.3 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
96730Apple iOS < 10.2.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
high