CVE-2016-6231

NVD - CVE-2016-6231

CVE-2016-6231 Detail

Current Description

Kaspersky Safe Browser iOS before 1.7.0 does not verify X.509 certificates from SSL servers, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to obtain sensitive information via a crafted certificate.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  5.9 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2016/Aug/30 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.info-sec.ca/advisories/Kaspersky-Safe-Browser.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/539071/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92200
https://support.kaspersky.com/vulnerability.aspx?el=12430#280716 Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6231
NVD Published Date:
08/25/2016
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2018
Source:
MITRE