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CVE-2015-5845 Detail


IOKit in the kernel in Apple iOS before 9 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted app, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-5844 and CVE-2015-5846.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/18/2015

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name Vendor Advisory External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2015-09-16-1 Vendor Advisory External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2015-09-21-1 External Source BID 76764 External Source SECTRACK 1033609 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM

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