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Apple iOS Vulnerability: CVE-2015-1157

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
05/27/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/08/2015
Modified
11/30/2016

Description

CoreText in Apple iOS 8.x through 8.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (reboot and messaging disruption) via crafted Unicode text that is not properly handled during display truncation in the Notifications feature, as demonstrated by Arabic characters in (1) an SMS message or (2) a WhatsApp message.

Solution(s)

  • apple-ios-upgrade-latest

References

  • apple-ios-upgrade-latest

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