CVE-2017-6989

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Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. iOS before 10.3.2 is affected. tvOS before 10.2.1 is affected. watchOS before 3.2.2 is affected. The issue involves the "AVEVideoEncoder" 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.securitytracker.com/id/1038485

https://support.apple.com/HT207798

https://support.apple.com/HT207800

https://support.apple.com/HT207801

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/42555/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-05-22

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

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 10.3.1 (inclusive)

cpe:2.3:o:apple:tvos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 10.2 (inclusive)

cpe:2.3:o:apple:watchos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 3.2 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
700118Apple TV < 10.2.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorInternet Services
critical
100269Apple iOS < 10.3.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
high
700116Apple iOS < 10.3.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
critical
100256Apple TV < 10.2.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMisc.
high