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CVE-2015-7078 Detail

Current Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in Hypervisor in Apple OS X before 10.11.2 allows local users to gain privileges via vectors involving VM objects.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

CWE-416: Use After Free

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Dec/msg00005.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034344
https://support.apple.com/HT205637 Vendor Advisory
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/39370/

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
10.11.1


Change History

4 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-7078
NVD Published Date:
12/11/2015
NVD Last Modified:
09/12/2017