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Category:   OS (Other)  >   Apple iOS Vendors:   Apple
Apple iOS Flaws Let Local Users Bypass Security Restrictions and Share Content
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1041813
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2018-4379, CVE-2018-4380   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Oct 8 2018
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   Two vulnerabilities were reported in Apple iOS. A local user can bypass security restrictions.

A physically local user can exploit a flaw in the VoiceOver component to bypass the lock screen and view photos and contacts [CVE-2018-4380].

A physically local user can exploit a flaw in the Quick Look component to bypass the share function on a locked device and share items with other users [CVE-2018-4379].

videosdebarraquito reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A local user can bypass security controls on the target system to share photos, contacts, and other items.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (12.0.1).

The vendor advisory is available at:

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

Message History:   None.

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