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CVE-2017-6997 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. iOS before 10.3.2 is affected. tvOS before 10.2.1 is affected. watchOS before 3.2.2 is affected. The issue involves the "AVEVideoEncoder" component. It allows attackers to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted app.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98571 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://support.apple.com/HT207798 Vendor Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT207800 Vendor Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT207801 Vendor Advisory
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/42555/

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 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
10.3.1
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:tvos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
10.2
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:watchos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-6997
NVD Published Date:
05/22/2017
NVD Last Modified:
03/08/2019