CVE-2017-2404

high
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Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. iOS before 10.3 is affected. The issue involves the "Quick Look" component. It allows remote attackers to trigger telephone calls to arbitrary numbers via a tel: URL in a PDF document, as exploited in the wild in October 2016.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97138

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038139

https://support.apple.com/HT207617

https://www.engadget.com/2017/03/31/apple-fixes-ios-loophole-911-overload/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-04-02

Updated: 2019-10-03

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 10.2.1 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
99127Apple iOS < 10.3 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
critical
700034Apple iOS < 10.3 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
high