Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 15.10 / 16.04 LTS : libimobiledevice vulnerability (USN-3026-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

It was discovered that libimobiledevice incorrectly handled socket
permissions. A remote attacker could use this issue to access services
on iOS devices, contrary to expectations.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution :

Update the affected libimobiledevice4 and / or libimobiledevice6

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91956 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5104

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