CVE-2020-9958

high
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Description

An out-of-bounds write issue was addressed with improved bounds checking. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.0 and iPadOS 14.0. An application may be able to cause unexpected system termination or write kernel memory.

References

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2020/Nov/20

https://support.apple.com/HT211850

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-10-16

Updated: 2020-11-15

Type: CWE-787

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:3.1/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

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
140654Apple iOS < 14.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
high