Apple TV < 11.2.6 Telugu Character Handling Remote Memory Corruption Vulnerability

High Nessus Plugin ID 106974

Synopsis

The remote Apple TV device is affected by a memory corruption vulnerability.

Description

According to its banner, the version of Apple TV on the remote device is prior to 11.2.6. It is, therefore, affected by a memory corruption vulnerability as described in the HT208536 security advisory.

Note that only 4th and 5th generation models are affected by these vulnerabilities.

Solution

Upgrade to Apple TV version 11.2.6 or later. Note that this update is only available for 4th and 5th generation models.

See Also

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208536

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 106974

File Name: appletv_11_2_6.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2018/02/23

Modified: 2018/06/29

Dependencies: 93741

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:apple_tv

Required KB Items: AppleTV/Version, AppleTV/Model, AppleTV/URL, AppleTV/Port

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/02/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/02/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-4124

BID: 103066

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2018-02-19-3