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Recent Apple Watch OS Security Advisories

Advisory Title Published
HT213253 watchOS 8.6 Security Content May 16, 2022
HT213193 watchOS 8.5 Security Content March 14, 2022
HT213059 watchOS 8.4 Security Content January 26, 2022
HT212975 watchOS 8.3 Security Content December 13, 2021
HT212874 watchOS 8.1 Security Content October 25, 2021
HT212819 watchOS 8 Security Content September 20, 2021
HT212806 watchOS 7.6.2 Security Content September 13, 2021
HT212713 watchOS 7.6.1 Security Content July 29, 2021
HT212605 watchOS 7.6 Security Content July 19, 2021
HT212533 watchOS 7.5 Security Content May 24, 2021

By the Year

In 2022 there have been 27 vulnerabilities in Apple Watch OS with an average score of 7.0 out of ten. Last year Watch OS had 244 security vulnerabilities published. Right now, Watch OS is on track to have less security vulnerabilities in 2022 than it did last year. Last year, the average CVE base score was greater by 0.25

Year Vulnerabilities Average Score
2022 27 6.98
2021 244 7.23
2020 167 7.34
2019 201 7.70
2018 56 7.54

It may take a day or so for new Watch OS vulnerabilities to show up in the stats or in the list of recent security vulnerabilties. Additionally vulnerabilities may be tagged under a different product or component name.

Recent Apple Watch OS Security Vulnerabilities

A logic issue was addressed with improved validation

CVE-2022-22578 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

A logic issue was addressed with improved validation. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.3, iOS 15.3 and iPadOS 15.3, watchOS 8.4, macOS Monterey 12.2. A malicious application may be able to gain root privileges.

Improper Privilege Management

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved validation

CVE-2022-22584 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved validation. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.3, iOS 15.3 and iPadOS 15.3, watchOS 8.4, macOS Monterey 12.2. Processing a maliciously crafted file may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Memory Corruption

An issue existed within the path validation logic for symlinks

CVE-2022-22585 7.5 - High - March 18, 2022

An issue existed within the path validation logic for symlinks. This issue was addressed with improved path sanitization. This issue is fixed in iOS 15.3 and iPadOS 15.3, watchOS 8.4, tvOS 15.3, macOS Monterey 12.2, macOS Big Sur 11.6.3. An application may be able to access a user's files.

insecure temporary file

A validation issue was addressed with improved input sanitization

CVE-2022-22589 6.1 - Medium - March 18, 2022

A validation issue was addressed with improved input sanitization. This issue is fixed in iOS 15.3 and iPadOS 15.3, watchOS 8.4, tvOS 15.3, Safari 15.3, macOS Monterey 12.2. Processing a maliciously crafted mail message may lead to running arbitrary javascript.

Improper Input Validation

A cross-origin issue in the IndexDB API was addressed with improved input validation

CVE-2022-22594 6.5 - Medium - March 18, 2022

A cross-origin issue in the IndexDB API was addressed with improved input validation. This issue is fixed in iOS 15.3 and iPadOS 15.3, watchOS 8.4, tvOS 15.3, Safari 15.3, macOS Monterey 12.2. A website may be able to track sensitive user information.

Origin Validation Error

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved validation

CVE-2022-22596 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved validation. This issue is fixed in watchOS 8.5, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4. An application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.

Memory Corruption

Description: A permissions issue was addressed with improved validation

CVE-2022-22599 2.4 - Low - March 18, 2022

Description: A permissions issue was addressed with improved validation. This issue is fixed in watchOS 8.5, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, macOS Big Sur 11.6.5, macOS Monterey 12.3. A person with physical access to a device may be able to use Siri to obtain some location information from the lock screen.

Incorrect Permission Assignment for Critical Resource

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2022-22618 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in watchOS 8.5, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4. A user may be able to bypass the Emergency SOS passcode prompt.

AuthZ

A buffer overflow issue was addressed with improved memory handling

CVE-2022-22593 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

A buffer overflow issue was addressed with improved memory handling. This issue is fixed in iOS 15.3 and iPadOS 15.3, watchOS 8.4, tvOS 15.3, Security Update 2022-001 Catalina, macOS Monterey 12.2, macOS Big Sur 11.6.3. A malicious application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.

Classic Buffer Overflow

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2022-22633 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in watchOS 8.5, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, macOS Big Sur 11.6.5, macOS Monterey 12.3. Opening a maliciously crafted PDF file may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution.

Memory Corruption

An out-of-bounds write was addressed with improved input validation

CVE-2021-30771 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

An out-of-bounds write was addressed with improved input validation. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.4, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, watchOS 7.5, tvOS 14.6. Processing a maliciously crafted font file may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Memory Corruption

A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management

CVE-2022-22590 8.8 - High - March 18, 2022

A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management. This issue is fixed in iOS 15.3 and iPadOS 15.3, watchOS 8.4, tvOS 15.3, Safari 15.3, macOS Monterey 12.2. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Dangling pointer

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2022-22592 6.5 - Medium - March 18, 2022

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in iOS 15.3 and iPadOS 15.3, watchOS 8.4, tvOS 15.3, Safari 15.3, macOS Monterey 12.2. Processing maliciously crafted web content may prevent Content Security Policy from being enforced.

A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management

CVE-2022-22615 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.4, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, macOS Big Sur 11.6.5, Security Update 2022-003 Catalina, watchOS 8.5, macOS Monterey 12.3. An application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.

Dangling pointer

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2022-22621 4.6 - Medium - March 18, 2022

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.4, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, macOS Monterey 12.3, watchOS 8.5. A person with physical access to an iOS device may be able to see sensitive information via keyboard suggestions.

Information Disclosure

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2022-22632 9.8 - Critical - March 18, 2022

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.4, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, macOS Big Sur 11.6.5, watchOS 8.5, macOS Monterey 12.3. A malicious application may be able to elevate privileges.

A null pointer dereference was addressed with improved validation

CVE-2022-22638 6.5 - Medium - March 18, 2022

A null pointer dereference was addressed with improved validation. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.4, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, macOS Big Sur 11.6.5, Security Update 2022-003 Catalina, watchOS 8.5, macOS Monterey 12.3. An attacker in a privileged position may be able to perform a denial of service attack.

NULL Pointer Dereference

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved validation

CVE-2022-22640 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved validation. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.4, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, macOS Monterey 12.3, watchOS 8.5. An application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.

Buffer Overflow

A user interface issue was addressed

CVE-2022-22654 4.3 - Medium - March 18, 2022

A user interface issue was addressed. This issue is fixed in watchOS 8.5, Safari 15.4. Visiting a malicious website may lead to address bar spoofing.

Improper Input Validation

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved input validation

CVE-2022-22611 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved input validation. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.4, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, iTunes 12.12.3 for Windows, watchOS 8.5, macOS Monterey 12.3. Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Out-of-bounds Read

A memory consumption issue was addressed with improved memory handling

CVE-2022-22612 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

A memory consumption issue was addressed with improved memory handling. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.4, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, iTunes 12.12.3 for Windows, watchOS 8.5, macOS Monterey 12.3. Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to heap corruption.

Buffer Overflow

An out-of-bounds write issue was addressed with improved bounds checking

CVE-2022-22613 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

An out-of-bounds write issue was addressed with improved bounds checking. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.4, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, macOS Big Sur 11.6.5, Security Update 2022-003 Catalina, watchOS 8.5, macOS Monterey 12.3. An application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.

Memory Corruption

A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management

CVE-2022-22614 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.4, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, macOS Big Sur 11.6.5, Security Update 2022-003 Catalina, watchOS 8.5, macOS Monterey 12.3. An application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.

Dangling pointer

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved validation

CVE-2022-22666 7.8 - High - March 18, 2022

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved validation. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.4, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, watchOS 8.5. Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to heap corruption.

Memory Corruption

The issue was addressed with additional permissions checks

CVE-2022-22609 7.5 - High - March 18, 2022

The issue was addressed with additional permissions checks. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.4, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, macOS Monterey 12.3, watchOS 8.5. A malicious application may be able to read other applications' settings.

An access issue was addressed with improved access restrictions

CVE-2022-22670 3.3 - Low - March 18, 2022

An access issue was addressed with improved access restrictions. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.4, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, watchOS 8.5. A malicious application may be able to identify what other applications a user has installed.

The issue was addressed with improved permissions logic

CVE-2022-22600 5.5 - Medium - March 18, 2022

The issue was addressed with improved permissions logic. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15.4, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, macOS Monterey 12.3, watchOS 8.5. A malicious application may be able to bypass certain Privacy preferences.

A race condition was addressed with additional validation

CVE-2017-13905 8.1 - High - December 23, 2021

A race condition was addressed with additional validation. This issue is fixed in tvOS 11.2, iOS 11.2, macOS High Sierra 10.13.2, Security Update 2017-002 Sierra, and Security Update 2017-005 El Capitan, watchOS 4.2. An application may be able to gain elevated privileges.

Race Condition

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved memory handling

CVE-2017-13880 7.8 - High - December 23, 2021

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved memory handling. This issue is fixed in iOS 11.2, watchOS 4.2. An application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privilege.

A null pointer dereference was addressed with improved validation

CVE-2018-4302 7.8 - High - December 23, 2021

A null pointer dereference was addressed with improved validation. This issue is fixed in macOS High Sierra 10.13, iCloud for Windows 7.0, watchOS 4, iOS 11, iTunes 12.7 for Windows. Processing maliciously crafted XML may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution.

NULL Pointer Dereference

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2021-30767 5.5 - Medium - December 23, 2021

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.6.2, macOS Monterey 12.1, Security Update 2021-008 Catalina, iOS 15.2 and iPadOS 15.2, watchOS 8.3. A local user may be able to modify protected parts of the file system.

This issue was addressed with improved entitlements

CVE-2019-8703 9.8 - Critical - December 23, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved entitlements. This issue is fixed in watchOS 6, tvOS 13, macOS Catalina 10.15, iOS 13. An application may be able to gain elevated privileges.

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2021-1821 6.5 - Medium - October 28, 2021

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in watchOS 7.6, macOS Big Sur 11.5. Visiting a maliciously crafted webpage may lead to a system denial of service.

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30808 5.5 - Medium - October 28, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15, watchOS 8, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15. A malicious application may be able to modify protected parts of the file system.

A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management

CVE-2021-30809 8.8 - High - October 28, 2021

A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management. This issue is fixed in Safari 15, tvOS 15, watchOS 8, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Dangling pointer

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved input validation

CVE-2021-30814 7.8 - High - October 28, 2021

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved input validation. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15, watchOS 8, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15. Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Memory Corruption

A type confusion issue was addressed with improved state handling

CVE-2021-30818 8.8 - High - October 28, 2021

A type confusion issue was addressed with improved state handling. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.8 and iPadOS 14.8, tvOS 15, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, Safari 15, watchOS 8. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Object Type Confusion

A logic issue was addressed with improved restrictions

CVE-2021-30823 6.5 - Medium - October 28, 2021

A logic issue was addressed with improved restrictions. This issue is fixed in macOS Monterey 12.0.1, iOS 14.8 and iPadOS 14.8, tvOS 15, Safari 15, watchOS 8. An attacker in a privileged network position may be able to bypass HSTS.

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved input validation

CVE-2021-30831 5.5 - Medium - October 28, 2021

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved input validation. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15, watchOS 8, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15. Processing a maliciously crafted font may result in the disclosure of process memory.

Out-of-bounds Read

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2021-30834 7.8 - High - October 28, 2021

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.8 and iPadOS 14.8, tvOS 15, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, watchOS 8, Security Update 2021-007 Catalina. Processing a malicious audio file may result in unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution.

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved input validation

CVE-2021-30836 5.5 - Medium - October 28, 2021

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved input validation. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.8 and iPadOS 14.8, tvOS 15, watchOS 8, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15. Processing a maliciously crafted audio file may disclose restricted memory.

Out-of-bounds Read

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30840 7.8 - High - October 28, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in tvOS 15, watchOS 8, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15. Processing a maliciously crafted dfont file may lead to arbitrary code execution.

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved memory handling

CVE-2021-30807 7.8 - High - October 19, 2021

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved memory handling. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.5.1, iOS 14.7.1 and iPadOS 14.7.1, watchOS 7.6.1. An application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges. Apple is aware of a report that this issue may have been actively exploited.

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30811 5.5 - Medium - October 19, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, watchOS 8. A local attacker may be able to read sensitive information.

An authorization issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2021-30810 4.3 - Medium - October 19, 2021

An authorization issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, watchOS 8, tvOS 15. An attacker in physical proximity may be able to force a user onto a malicious Wi-Fi network during device setup.

AuthZ

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved memory handling

CVE-2021-30846 7.8 - High - October 19, 2021

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved memory handling. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.8 and iPadOS 14.8, Safari 15, tvOS 15, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, watchOS 8. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Memory Corruption

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30843 7.8 - High - October 19, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.8 and iPadOS 14.8, macOS Big Sur 11.6, Security Update 2021-005 Catalina, tvOS 15, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, watchOS 8. Processing a maliciously crafted dfont file may lead to arbitrary code execution.

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30842 7.8 - High - October 19, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.8 and iPadOS 14.8, macOS Big Sur 11.6, Security Update 2021-005 Catalina, tvOS 15, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, watchOS 8. Processing a maliciously crafted dfont file may lead to arbitrary code execution.

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30841 7.8 - High - October 19, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.8 and iPadOS 14.8, macOS Big Sur 11.6, Security Update 2021-005 Catalina, tvOS 15, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, watchOS 8. Processing a maliciously crafted dfont file may lead to arbitrary code execution.

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30835 7.8 - High - October 19, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-005 Catalina, iTunes 12.12 for Windows, tvOS 15, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, watchOS 8. Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Multiple memory corruption issues were addressed with improved memory handling

CVE-2021-30849 7.8 - High - October 19, 2021

Multiple memory corruption issues were addressed with improved memory handling. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.8 and iPadOS 14.8, watchOS 8, Safari 15, tvOS 15, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, iTunes 12.12 for Windows. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Memory Corruption

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30847 7.8 - High - October 19, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in watchOS 8, macOS Big Sur 11.6, Security Update 2021-005 Catalina, tvOS 15, iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, iTunes 12.12 for Windows. Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to arbitrary code execution.

A memory initialization issue was addressed with improved memory handling

CVE-2021-1820 6.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

A memory initialization issue was addressed with improved memory handling. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.3, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5. Processing maliciously crafted web content may result in the disclosure of process memory.

Exposure of Resource to Wrong Sphere

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30685 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in tvOS 14.6, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-003 Catalina, macOS Big Sur 11.4, watchOS 7.5. Parsing a maliciously crafted audio file may lead to disclosure of user information.

A logic issue was addressed with improved restrictions

CVE-2021-30682 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

A logic issue was addressed with improved restrictions. This issue is fixed in tvOS 14.6, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, Safari 14.1.1, macOS Big Sur 11.4, watchOS 7.5. A malicious application may be able to leak sensitive user information.

An out-of-bounds write issue was addressed with improved bounds checking

CVE-2021-30664 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

An out-of-bounds write issue was addressed with improved bounds checking. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.3, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5. Processing a maliciously crafted file may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Memory Corruption

A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management

CVE-2021-30661 8.8 - High - September 08, 2021

A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management. This issue is fixed in Safari 14.1, iOS 12.5.3, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. Apple is aware of a report that this issue may have been actively exploited..

Dangling pointer

A validation issue was addressed with improved logic

CVE-2021-30659 6.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

A validation issue was addressed with improved logic. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, macOS Big Sur 11.3. A malicious application may be able to leak sensitive user information.

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30653 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.3, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5. Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Injection

A memory initialization issue was addressed with improved memory handling

CVE-2021-1860 6.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

A memory initialization issue was addressed with improved memory handling. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, Security Update 2021-003 Mojave, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. A malicious application may be able to disclose kernel memory.

Improper Initialization

Processing a maliciously crafted audio file may disclose restricted memory

CVE-2021-1846 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

Processing a maliciously crafted audio file may disclose restricted memory. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved input validation.

Out-of-bounds Read

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30705 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in tvOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-004 Mojave, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-003 Catalina, macOS Big Sur 11.4, watchOS 7.5. Processing a maliciously crafted ASTC file may disclose memory contents.

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2021-30704 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in tvOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-004 Mojave, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-003 Catalina, macOS Big Sur 11.4, watchOS 7.5. An application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.

A double free issue was addressed with improved memory management

CVE-2021-30703 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

A double free issue was addressed with improved memory management. This issue is fixed in tvOS 14.6, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-004 Catalina, Security Update 2021-005 Mojave, macOS Big Sur 11.4, watchOS 7.5. An application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.

Double-free

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30701 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in tvOS 14.6, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-003 Catalina, macOS Big Sur 11.4, watchOS 7.5. Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to arbitrary code execution.

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30700 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.4, tvOS 14.6, watchOS 7.5, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6. Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to disclosure of user information.

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2021-30697 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in tvOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-004 Mojave, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-003 Catalina, macOS Big Sur 11.4, watchOS 7.5. A local user may be able to leak sensitive user information.

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved bounds checking

CVE-2021-30687 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved bounds checking. This issue is fixed in tvOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-004 Mojave, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-003 Catalina, macOS Big Sur 11.4, watchOS 7.5. Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to disclosure of user information.

Out-of-bounds Read

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved bounds checking

CVE-2021-1885 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved bounds checking. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.3, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5. Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Out-of-bounds Read

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved input validation

CVE-2021-1881 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved input validation. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, Security Update 2021-003 Mojave, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. Processing a maliciously crafted font file may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Out-of-bounds Read

A validation issue existed in the handling of symlinks

CVE-2021-30681 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

A validation issue existed in the handling of symlinks. This issue was addressed with improved validation of symlinks. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-004 Mojave, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-003 Catalina, macOS Big Sur 11.4, watchOS 7.5. A malicious application may be able to gain root privileges.

Improper Input Validation

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved bounds checking

CVE-2021-30660 7.5 - High - September 08, 2021

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved bounds checking. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.3, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5. A malicious application may be able to disclose kernel memory.

Out-of-bounds Read

A race condition was addressed with additional validation

CVE-2021-30652 7 - High - September 08, 2021

A race condition was addressed with additional validation. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, Security Update 2021-003 Mojave, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. A malicious application may be able to gain root privileges.

Race Condition

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-1883 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-004 Mojave, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, Security Update 2021-003 Catalina, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. Processing maliciously crafted server messages may lead to heap corruption.

Improper Validation of Integrity Check Value

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-1880 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.3, watchOS 7.4. Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to arbitrary code execution.

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2021-1868 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, Security Update 2021-003 Mojave, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. A local attacker may be able to elevate their privileges.

Improper Privilege Management

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved validation

CVE-2021-1882 9.8 - Critical - September 08, 2021

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved validation. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. An application may be able to gain elevated privileges.

Memory Corruption

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2021-1851 8.8 - High - September 08, 2021

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, Security Update 2021-003 Mojave, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. An application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.

Improper Privilege Management

An issue in code signature validation was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-1849 7.5 - High - September 08, 2021

An issue in code signature validation was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.3, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5. A malicious application may be able to bypass Privacy preferences.

Improper Verification of Cryptographic Signature

A buffer overflow was addressed with improved bounds checking

CVE-2021-1816 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

A buffer overflow was addressed with improved bounds checking. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5. A malicious application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.

Buffer Overflow

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-1814 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.3, watchOS 7.4. Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to arbitrary code execution.

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved bounds checking

CVE-2021-30686 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

An out-of-bounds read was addressed with improved bounds checking. This issue is fixed in tvOS 14.6, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-003 Catalina, macOS Big Sur 11.4, watchOS 7.5. Processing a maliciously crafted audio file may disclose restricted memory.

Out-of-bounds Read

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2021-30689 6.1 - Medium - September 08, 2021

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in tvOS 14.6, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, Safari 14.1.1, macOS Big Sur 11.4, watchOS 7.5. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to universal cross site scripting.

XSS

Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to disclosure of user information

CVE-2021-30706 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to disclosure of user information. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.4, tvOS 14.6, watchOS 7.5, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6. This issue was addressed with improved checks.

Out-of-bounds Read

A double free issue was addressed with improved memory management

CVE-2021-1875 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

A double free issue was addressed with improved memory management. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, Security Update 2021-003 Mojave, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. Processing a maliciously crafted file may lead to heap corruption.

Double-free

A race condition was addressed with improved locking

CVE-2021-1884 5.9 - Medium - September 08, 2021

A race condition was addressed with improved locking. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-004 Mojave, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, Security Update 2021-003 Catalina, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. A remote attacker may be able to cause a denial of service.

Race Condition

A validation issue was addressed with improved logic

CVE-2021-1813 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

A validation issue was addressed with improved logic. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, Security Update 2021-003 Mojave, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. A malicious application may be able to gain root privileges.

Improper Privilege Management

A memory initialization issue was addressed with improved memory handling

CVE-2021-1857 6.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

A memory initialization issue was addressed with improved memory handling. This issue is fixed in iTunes 12.11.3 for Windows, Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, Security Update 2021-003 Mojave, iCloud for Windows 12.3, macOS Big Sur 11.3, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5. Processing maliciously crafted web content may disclose sensitive user information.

Improper Initialization

Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to arbitrary code execution

CVE-2021-1858 7.8 - High - September 08, 2021

Processing a maliciously crafted image may lead to arbitrary code execution. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. An out-of-bounds write issue was addressed with improved bounds checking.

Memory Corruption

A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management

CVE-2021-1864 9.8 - Critical - September 08, 2021

A use after free issue was addressed with improved memory management. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5. An attacker with JavaScript execution may be able to execute arbitrary code.

Dangling pointer

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2021-30665 8.8 - High - September 08, 2021

A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in watchOS 7.4.1, iOS 14.5.1 and iPadOS 14.5.1, tvOS 14.6, iOS 12.5.3, macOS Big Sur 11.3.1. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. Apple is aware of a report that this issue may have been actively exploited..

Memory Corruption

A logic issue was addressed with improved restrictions

CVE-2021-1826 6.1 - Medium - September 08, 2021

A logic issue was addressed with improved restrictions. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.3, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to universal cross site scripting.

XSS

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management

CVE-2021-30715 7.5 - High - September 08, 2021

A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. This issue is fixed in tvOS 14.6, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, Security Update 2021-003 Catalina, macOS Big Sur 11.4, watchOS 7.5. Processing a maliciously crafted message may lead to a denial of service.

A buffer overflow may result in arbitrary code execution

CVE-2021-1770 9.8 - Critical - September 08, 2021

A buffer overflow may result in arbitrary code execution. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.3, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5. A logic issue was addressed with improved state management.

Buffer Overflow

A logic issue was addressed with improved restrictions

CVE-2021-1822 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

A logic issue was addressed with improved restrictions. This issue is fixed in iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5. A local user may be able to modify protected parts of the file system.

Exposure of Resource to Wrong Sphere

An input validation issue was addressed with improved input validation

CVE-2021-1825 6.1 - Medium - September 08, 2021

An input validation issue was addressed with improved input validation. This issue is fixed in iTunes 12.11.3 for Windows, iCloud for Windows 12.3, macOS Big Sur 11.3, Safari 14.1, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5. Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to a cross site scripting attack.

XSS

A parsing issue in the handling of directory paths was addressed with improved path validation

CVE-2021-1739 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

A parsing issue in the handling of directory paths was addressed with improved path validation. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, Security Update 2021-003 Mojave, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. A local user may be able to modify protected parts of the file system.

Directory traversal

Copied files may not have the expected file permissions

CVE-2021-1832 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

Copied files may not have the expected file permissions. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. The issue was addressed with improved permissions logic.

Incorrect Default Permissions

A parsing issue in the handling of directory paths was addressed with improved path validation

CVE-2021-1740 5.5 - Medium - September 08, 2021

A parsing issue in the handling of directory paths was addressed with improved path validation. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. A local user may be able to modify protected parts of the file system.

Directory traversal

This issue was addressed with improved checks

CVE-2021-30707 8.8 - High - September 08, 2021

This issue was addressed with improved checks. This issue is fixed in macOS Big Sur 11.4, tvOS 14.6, watchOS 7.5, iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6. Processing a maliciously crafted audio file may lead to arbitrary code execution.

Classic Buffer Overflow

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