CVE-2016-1788

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:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

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

Messages in Apple iOS before 9.3, OS X before 10.11.4, and watchOS before 2.2 does not properly implement a cryptographic protection mechanism, which allows remote attackers to read message attachments via vectors related to duplicate messages.

  • CVE-2016-1788 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 5.9 - MEDIUM

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

CVSS2 Score: 2.6 - LOW

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK HIGH NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
PARTIAL NONE NONE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-2 watchOS 2.2 Vendor Advisory
lists.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo APPLE APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-2
APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-5 OS X El Capitan 10.11.4 and Security Update 2016-002 Vendor Advisory
lists.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo APPLE APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-5
About the security content of watchOS 2.2 - Apple Support Vendor Advisory
support.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM support.apple.com/HT206168
About the security content of iOS 9.3 - Apple Support Vendor Advisory
support.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM support.apple.com/HT206166
APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-1 iOS 9.3 Vendor Advisory
lists.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo APPLE APPLE-SA-2016-03-21-1
Apple iOS Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code and Let Remote and Local Users Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
text/html
URL Logo SECTRACK 1035353
About the security content of OS X El Capitan v10.11.4 and Security Update 2016-002 - Apple Support Vendor Advisory
support.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM support.apple.com/HT206167

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

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