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CVE-2018-4166 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. iOS before 11.3 is affected. macOS before 10.13.4 is affected. tvOS before 11.3 is affected. watchOS before 4.3 is affected. The issue involves the "NSURLSession" component. A race condition allows attackers to execute arbitrary code in a privileged context via a crafted app.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.0 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040604 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040608 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://support.apple.com/HT208692 Vendor Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT208693 Vendor Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT208696 Vendor Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT208698 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-362 Concurrent Execution using Shared Resource with Improper Synchronization ('Race Condition') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os
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Up to (excluding)
11.3
 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x
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Up to (excluding)
10.13.4
 cpe:/o:apple:tvos
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Up to (excluding)
11.3
 cpe:/o:apple:watchos
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Up to (excluding)
4.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-4166
NVD Published Date:
04/03/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019