CVE-2016-1796

Published on: 05/20/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

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

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

Certain versions of Mac Os X from Apple contain the following vulnerability:

Apple Type Services (ATS) in Apple OS X before 10.11.5 allows attackers to obtain sensitive kernel memory-layout information or cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds memory access) via a crafted app.

  • CVE-2016-1796 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as LOW severity.

CVSS3 Score: 3.3 - LOW

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

CVSS2 Score: 4.3 - MEDIUM

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
About the security content of OS X El Capitan v10.11.5 and Security Update 2016-003 - Apple Support Vendor Advisory
support.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM support.apple.com/HT206567
Apple OS X Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code, Deny Service, and Gain Elevated Privileges and Let Local Users Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information and Gain Elevated Privileges - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
text/html
URL Logo SECTRACK 1035895
APPLE-SA-2016-05-16-4 OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 and Security Update 2016-003 Vendor Advisory
lists.apple.com
text/html
URL Logo APPLE APPLE-SA-2016-05-16-4
Zero Day Initiative www.zerodayinitiative.com
text/html
URL Logo MISC www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-16-361
Apple Mac OS X APPLE-SA-2016-05-16-4 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 90696

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

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