Vulnerability identifier: #VU60033
Vulnerability risk: High
Exploitation vector: Local
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: Apple Inc.
The vulnerability allows a malicious application to execute arbitrary code with elevated privileges.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error within the IOMobileFrameBuffer subsystem. A malicious application can trigger buffer overflow and execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.
Note, the vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild.
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Vulnerable software versions
Apple iOS: 15.0 19A346 - 15.2.1 19C63
iPadOS: 15.0 19A346 - 15.2.1 19C63
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
No. This vulnerability can be exploited locally. The attacker should have authentication credentials and successfully authenticate on the system.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
Yes. This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.