CVE-2016-4686

Published on: 02/20/2017 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:26:58 PM UTC

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

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

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. iOS before 10.1 is affected. The issue involves the "Contacts" component, which does not prevent an app's Address Book access after access revocation.

  • CVE-2016-4686 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 4.4 - MEDIUM

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

CVSS2 Score: 3.6 - LOW

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Apple iOS Access Control Flaws Let Applications Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information on the Target System - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
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URL Logo SECTRACK 1037088
About the security content of iOS 10.1 - Apple Support Vendor Advisory
support.apple.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM support.apple.com/HT207271
Apple iOS CVE-2016-4686 Security Bypass Vulnerability Third Party Advisory
VDB Entry
cve.report (archive)
text/html
URL Logo BID 93848

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
AppleIphone OsAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: