CVE-2016-1771

Published on: 03/23/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:05 PM UTC

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

Certain versions of Safari from Apple contain the following vulnerability:

The Downloads feature in Apple Safari before 9.1 mishandles file expansion, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted web site.

  • CVE-2016-1771 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 6.5 - MEDIUM

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

CVSS2 Score: 7.1 - HIGH

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE NONE COMPLETE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Apple Safari Bugs Let Remote Users Deny Service, Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information, and Spoof the User Interface - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
text/html
URL Logo SECTRACK 1035354
About the security content of Safari 9.1 - Apple Support Vendor Advisory
support.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM support.apple.com/HT206171
APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-6 Safari 9.1 Vendor Advisory
lists.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo APPLE APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-6
Apple Safari APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-6 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 85055

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationAppleSafariAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: