CVE-2016-1765

Published on: 03/23/2016 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 Xcode from Apple contain the following vulnerability:

otool in Apple Xcode before 7.3 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via unspecified vectors.

  • CVE-2016-1765 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: 4.6 - MEDIUM

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Apple Xcode Memory Corruption Errors in otool Let Local Users Gain Elevated Privileges - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
text/html
URL Logo SECTRACK 1035352
APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-4 Xcode 7.3 Vendor Advisory
lists.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo APPLE APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-4
About the security content of Xcode 7.3 - Apple Support Vendor Advisory
support.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM support.apple.com/HT206172

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationAppleXcodeAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:apple:xcode:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: