CVE-2020-9979

medium
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Description

A trust issue was addressed by removing a legacy API. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.0 and iPadOS 14.0, tvOS 14.0. An attacker may be able to misuse a trust relationship to download malicious content.

References

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2020/Nov/19

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

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT211843

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT211850

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-10-27

Updated: 2020-11-15

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 2.1

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: LOW

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
140654Apple iOS < 14.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
high