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CVE-2015-6977 Detail

Current Description

FontParser in Apple iOS before 9.1 and OS X before 10.11.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted font file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-6976, CVE-2015-6978, CVE-2015-6990, CVE-2015-6991, CVE-2015-6993, CVE-2015-7008, CVE-2015-7009, CVE-2015-7010, and CVE-2015-7018.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Oct/msg00002.html Vendor Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Oct/msg00005.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/77263
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033929
https://support.apple.com/HT205370 Vendor Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT205375 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
10.11.0

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
9.0.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-6977
NVD Published Date:
10/23/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/23/2016