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CVE-2008-4228 Detail

Current Description

The Passcode Lock feature in Apple iPhone OS 1.0 through 2.1 and iPhone OS for iPod touch 1.1 through 2.1 allows physically proximate attackers to leverage the emergency-call ability of locked devices to make a phone call to an arbitrary number.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 3.6 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Nov/msg00002.html Vendor Advisory
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3318 Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32394
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021271
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3232

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:apple:iphone:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:apple:ipod_touch:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4228
NVD Published Date:
11/25/2008
NVD Last Modified:
03/07/2011