CVE-2017-2516

MEDIUM

Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. macOS before 10.12.5 is affected. The issue involves the "Kernel" component. It allows attackers to bypass intended memory-read restrictions via a crafted app.

References

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038484

https://support.apple.com/HT207797

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/42047/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-05-22

Updated: 2017-08-13

Type: CWE-284

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.3

Severity: MEDIUM