Apple iOS < 10.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The version of Apple iOS running on the mobile device is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Apple iOS running on the mobile device is prior to
10.3. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities in
multiple components, the majority of which are remote code execution
vulnerabilities. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit these
remote code execution vulnerabilities by convincing a user to visit a
specially crafted website, resulting in the execution of arbitrary
code in the context of the current user. The affected components are
as follows :

- Accounts
- Audio
- Carbon
- CoreGraphics
- CoreText
- DataAccess
- FontParser
- HomeKit
- HTTPProtocol
- ImageIO
- iTunes Store
- JavaScriptCore
- Kernel
- Keyboards
- libarchive
- libc++abi
- libxslt
- Pasteboard
- Phone
- Profiles
- Quick Look
- Safari
- Safari Reader
- SafariViewController
- Security
- Siri
- WebKit
- WebKit JavaScript Bindings
- WebKit Web Inspector

See also :

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT207617
http://www.nessus.org/u?06e4559b

Solution :

Upgrade to Apple iOS version 10.3 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)