CVE-2016-1720

Published on: 02/01/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:04 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Iphone Os from Apple contain the following vulnerability:

IOKit in Apple iOS before 9.2.1, OS X before 10.11.3, and tvOS before 9.1.1 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via unspecified vectors.

  • CVE-2016-1720 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 7.8 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW LOW NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 7.2 - HIGH

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-2 watchOS 2.2 Mailing List
Vendor Advisory
lists.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo APPLE APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-2
About the security content of tvOS 9.1.1 - Apple Support Vendor Advisory
support.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM support.apple.com/HT205729
About the security content of iOS 9.2.1 - Apple Support Vendor Advisory
support.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM support.apple.com/HT205732
APPLE-SA-2016-01-19-1 iOS 9.2.1 Mailing List
Vendor Advisory
lists.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo APPLE APPLE-SA-2016-01-19-1
About the security content of OS X El Capitan 10.11.3 and Security Update 2016-001 - Apple Support Vendor Advisory
support.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM support.apple.com/HT205731
About the security content of watchOS 2.2 - Apple Support Vendor Advisory
support.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM support.apple.com/HT206168
Apple Mac OSX - io_service_close Use-After-Free - OSX dos Exploit Exploit
Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
www.exploit-db.com
Proof of Concept
text/html
URL Logo EXPLOIT-DB 39367
APPLE-SA-2016-01-19-2 OS X El Capitan 10.11.3 and Security Update 2016-001 Mailing List
Vendor Advisory
lists.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo APPLE APPLE-SA-2016-01-19-2
APPLE-SA-2016-01-25-1 tvOS 9.1.1 Mailing List
Vendor Advisory
lists.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo APPLE APPLE-SA-2016-01-25-1
597 - project-zero - Project Zero - Monorail Exploit
code.google.com
text/html
URL Logo MISC code.google.com/p/google-security-research/issues/detail?id=597
Apple OS X Multiple Memory Corruption Flaws Lets Local Users Obtain Root Privileges - SecurityTracker Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
www.securitytracker.com
text/html
URL Logo SECTRACK 1034736
IOKit Methods Being Called Without Locks From IOServiceClose ≈ Packet Storm Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
packetstormsecurity.com
text/html
URL Logo MISC packetstormsecurity.com/files/135435/IOKit-Methods-Being-Called-Without-Locks-From-IOServiceClose.html

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
AppleIphone OsAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
AppleIphone OsAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
AppleMac Os XAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
AppleMac Os XAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
AppleTvosAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
AppleTvosAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
AppleWatchosAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
AppleWatchosAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:tvos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:tvos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:watchos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:watchos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: