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CVE-2014-4459 Detail

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in WebKit, as used in Apple OS X before 10.10.1, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted page objects in an HTML document.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/18/2014

Evaluator Description

CWE-416: Use After Free Per an Apple Security Advisory Apple TV before 7.0.3 was also vulnerable. Per an Apple Security Advisory Apple iOS before 8.1.3 was also vulnerable. Per an Apple Security Advisory Apple Safari before versions 8.0.1, 7.1.1 and 6.2.1 were also vulnerable. These product additions are reflected in the vulnerable configuration.

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of 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/2014/Dec/msg00000.html Vendor Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2014/Nov/msg00001.html Vendor Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Jan/msg00000.html Vendor Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Jan/msg00001.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Jun/msg00006.html
http://support.apple.com/HT204245 Vendor Advisory
http://support.apple.com/HT204246 Vendor Advisory
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6596 Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71144
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031230
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/98784
https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204419
https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT6591 Vendor Advisory
https://support.apple.com/kb/HT204949

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 6.2.0
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 7.1.0
cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 8.0.0
Configuration 2
OR
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.4.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.6.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.8.5:supplemental_update:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.9.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.9.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 10.10.0
Configuration 3
OR
cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 8.1.2
Configuration 4
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apple:itunes:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 12.1
Configuration 5
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apple:apple_tv:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 7.0.2

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-4459
NVD Published Date:
11/18/2014
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017