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CVE-2018-4124 Detail

Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. iOS before 11.2.6 is affected. macOS before 10.13.3 Supplemental Update is affected. tvOS before 11.2.6 is affected. watchOS before 4.2.3 is affected. The issue involves the "CoreText" component. It allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted string containing a certain Telugu character.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/03/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040396
https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2018/02/20/apple-fixes-that-1-character-to-crash-your-mac-and-iphone-bug/
https://support.apple.com/HT208534
https://support.apple.com/HT208535
https://support.apple.com/HT208536
https://support.apple.com/HT208537

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-4124
NVD Published Date:
04/03/2018
NVD Last Modified:
04/03/2018