Apple iOS < 11.2.6 Telugu Character Handling Remote Memory Corruption Vulnerability (APPLE-SA-2018-02-19-1)

high Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 700547
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Synopsis

The version of Apple iOS running on the mobile device is affected by a memory corruption vulnerability.

Description

The version of Apple iOS running on the mobile device is prior to 11.2.6. It is, therefore, affected by a memory corruption vulnerability as referenced in the HT208534 advisory.

Solution

Upgrade to Apple iOS version 11.2.6 or later.

See Also

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208534

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 700547

Published: 4/17/2019

Updated: 4/17/2019

Dependencies: 8637

Nessus ID: 106946

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

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

Risk Factor: High

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:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Patch Publication Date: 2/19/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/14/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-4124

BID: 103066