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Category:   OS (Other)  >   Apple iOS Vendors:   Apple
Apple iOS Bugs Let Users Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1031077
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2014-4448, CVE-2014-4449, CVE-2014-4450   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Oct 20 2014
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 8.1
Description:   Three vulnerabilities were reported in Apple iOS. A remote or local user can obtain potentially sensitive information.

The system may use insufficient cryptographic protection on files transferred to the app's Documents directory on the target device [CVE-2014-4448]. Jonathan Zdziarski and Kevin DeLong reported this vulnerability.

A remote user with the ability to conduct a man-in-the-middle attack can exploit a TLS certificate validation flaw in iCloud data access clients to obtain potentially sensitive information [CVE-2014-4449]. Carl Mehner of USAA reported this vulnerability.

QuickType can access and learn a target user's credentials when switching between DOM input elements [CVE-2014-4450].

Impact:   A remote or local user can obtain potentially sensitive information.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (8.1).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error

Message History:   None.

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