Apple iOS < 12.1.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 121645


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


The version of Apple iOS running on the mobile device is prior to 12.1.4. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities:

- A logic issue in the handling of Group FaceTime calls could allow the initiator to cause the recipient to answer. (CVE-2019-6223)

- An unspecified memory corruption issue in Foundation could lead to an application gaining elevated privileges. (CVE-2019-7286)

- An unspecified memory corruption issue in IOKit could lead to an application executing arbitrary code with kernel privileges.

- An unspecified issue with Live Photos in FaceTime.


Upgrade to Apple iOS version 12.1.4 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 121645

File Name: apple_ios_1214_check.nbin

Version: 1.59

Type: local

Published: 2/7/2019

Updated: 4/8/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-7287


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.1

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-7288

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os

Required KB Items: mdm/dependency/unlocked

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/7/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/7/2019

CISA Known Exploited Vulnerability Due Dates: 5/3/2022, 6/13/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-6223, CVE-2019-7286, CVE-2019-7287, CVE-2019-7288

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2019-2-07-1