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CVE-2019-6208 Detail

Current Description

A memory initialization issue was addressed with improved memory handling. This issue is fixed in iOS 12.1.3, macOS Mojave 10.14.3, tvOS 12.1.2. A malicious application may cause unexpected changes in memory shared between processes.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 1.8


Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): Required
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): None

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/106695 Third Party Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT209443 Vendor Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT209446 Vendor Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT209447 Vendor Advisory
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/46296/ Exploit Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os
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Up to (excluding)
12.1.3
 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x
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Up to (excluding)
10.14.3
 cpe:/o:apple:tv_os
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Up to (excluding)
12.1.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-6208
NVD Published Date:
03/05/2019
NVD Last Modified:
03/06/2019