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CVE-2017-13821 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. macOS before 10.13.1 is affected. The issue involves the "CFString" component. It allows attackers to bypass intended memory-read restrictions via a crafted app.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039710 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://support.apple.com/HT208221 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Information Exposure NIST  

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)
10.13.0


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-13821
NVD Published Date:
11/12/2017
NVD Last Modified:
11/27/2017