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CVE-2016-4680 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. iOS before 10.1 is affected. tvOS before 10.0.1 is affected. watchOS before 3.1 is affected. The issue involves the "Kernel" component. It allows attackers to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory via a crafted app.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/20/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-4680
Original release date:
02/20/2017
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
5.5 Medium
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N (legend)
Impact Score:
3.6
Exploitability Score:
1.8
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Local
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
Required
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
None
Availability (A):
None
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93854 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 93854
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037088 External Source SECTRACK 1037088
https://support.apple.com/HT207269 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://support.apple.com/HT207269
https://support.apple.com/HT207270 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://support.apple.com/HT207270
https://support.apple.com/HT207271 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://support.apple.com/HT207271

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

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