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CVE-2011-3431 Detail

Current Description

The Home screen component in Apple iOS before 5 does not properly support a certain application-switching gesture, which might allow physically proximate attackers to obtain sensitive state information by watching the device's screen.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2011//Oct/msg00001.html Vendor Advisory
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4999 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/70554

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.0:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1.2:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.1.3:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2.1:-:ipad:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:3.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0.1:-:iphone:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0.1:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.5:-:ipad:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:4.3.5:-:ipodtouch:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-3431
NVD Published Date:
10/14/2011
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017