CVE-2017-2472

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Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. iOS before 10.3 is affected. macOS before 10.12.4 is affected. tvOS before 10.2 is affected. watchOS before 3.2 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 (use-after-free) via a crafted app.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97137

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038138

https://support.apple.com/HT207601

https://support.apple.com/HT207602

https://support.apple.com/HT207615

https://support.apple.com/HT207617

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/41791/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-04-02

Updated: 2019-03-08

Type: CWE-416

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

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

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

cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 10.12.3 (inclusive)

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

cpe:2.3:o:apple:watchos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 3.1.3 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
99264Apple TV < 10.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMisc.
high
700035Apple TV < 10.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorInternet Services
high
99134macOS 10.12.x < 10.12.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities (httpoxy)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
99127Apple iOS < 10.3 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
critical
700034Apple iOS < 10.3 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
high
700032Mac OS X 10.x < 10.12.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
critical