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CVE-2016-4852 Detail

Current Description

YoruFukurou (NightOwl) before 2.85 relies on support for emoji skin-tone modifiers even though this support is missing from the CoreText CTFramesetter API on OS X 10.9, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted emoji character sequence.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://jvn.jp/en/jp/JVN94816361/995844/index.html Third Party Advisory
http://jvn.jp/en/jp/JVN94816361/index.html Third Party Advisory
http://jvndb.jvn.jp/jvndb/JVNDB-2016-000151 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92609

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:aki-null:yorufukurou:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.84
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.9.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:10.9.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-4852
NVD Published Date:
09/12/2016
NVD Last Modified:
11/28/2016