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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1683

Original release date: 06/19/2009
Last revised: 03/30/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The Telephony component in Apple iPhone OS 1.0 through 2.2.1 and iPhone OS for iPod touch 1.1 through 2.2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (device reset) via a crafted ICMP echo request, which triggers an assertion error related to a "logic issue."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: JVNDB
Name: JVNDB-2009-000040
External Source: BID
Name: 35414
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2009-06-17-1
Type: Advisory
External Source: JVN
Name: JVN#87239696
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3639
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1621

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