Apple iOS < 12.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 700713
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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 12.3. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as described in the HT210118 security advisory.

- Multiple elevation of privilege vulnerabilities exist due to improper memory handling. An application can exploit this to gain elevated privileges. (CVE-2019-8593, CVE-2019-8605, CVE-2019-8574)

-Multiple unspecified command execution vulnerabilities exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary commands, sometimes with kernel privileges. (CVE-2019-8585, CVE-2019-8613,CVE-2019-8600, CVE-2019-6237, CVE-2019-8571, CVE-2019-8583, CVE-2019-8584, CVE-2019-8586, CVE-2019-8587, CVE-2019-8594, CVE-2019-8595, CVE-2019-8596, CVE-2019-8597, CVE-2019-8601, CVE-2019-8608, CVE-2019-8609, CVE-2019-8610, CVE-2019-8611, CVE-2019-8615, CVE-2019-8619, CVE-2019-8622, CVE-2019-8623, CVE-2019-8628)

-An unspecified denial of service (DoS) vulnerability exists in the Kernel that allows an an attacker in a privileged position to perform a denial of service attack. (CVE-2019-8626)

Solution

Upgrade to Apple iOS version 12.3 or later

See Also

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT210118

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 700713

Published: 5/20/2019

Updated: 5/20/2019

Dependencies: 8637

Nessus ID: 125090

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.4

Temporal Score: 7.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Patch Publication Date: 5/8/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/8/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-8595, CVE-2019-8607, CVE-2019-8615, CVE-2019-6237, CVE-2019-8571, CVE-2019-8583, CVE-2019-8584, CVE-2019-8586, CVE-2019-8587, CVE-2019-8594, CVE-2019-8596, CVE-2019-8597, CVE-2019-8601, CVE-2019-8608, CVE-2019-8609, CVE-2019-8610, CVE-2019-8611, CVE-2019-8619, CVE-2019-8622, CVE-2019-8623, CVE-2019-8605, CVE-2019-8602, CVE-2019-8585, CVE-2019-8600, CVE-2019-8577, CVE-2019-8598, CVE-2019-8593, CVE-2019-8560, CVE-2019-8576, CVE-2019-8591, CVE-2019-8599, CVE-2019-8626, CVE-2019-8613, CVE-2019-8628, CVE-2019-8568, CVE-2019-8637, CVE-2019-8617, CVE-2019-8630, CVE-2019-8574, CVE-2019-8620

IAVA: 2019-A-0151