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CVE-2014-4422 Detail

Current Description

The kernel in Apple iOS before 8 and Apple TV before 7 uses a predictable random number generator during the early portion of the boot process, which allows attackers to bypass certain kernel-hardening protection mechanisms by using a user-space process to observe data related to the random numbers.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.1 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2014-09/0106.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2014-09/0107.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2014-10/0101.html
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6441
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6442
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/69882
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/69911
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030866
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/96096
https://support.apple.com/kb/HT6535 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-310 Cryptographic Issues NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:tvos:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:tvos:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:tvos:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:tvos:6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:tvos:6.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:tvos:6.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:tvos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
6.2

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:7.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:7.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:7.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:7.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:7.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:7.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:7.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
7.1.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-4422
NVD Published Date:
09/18/2014
NVD Last Modified:
03/08/2019