Apple iOS and iPadOS CVE-2019-8775 Local Security Bypass Vulnerability

Risk

Medium

Date Discovered

September 24, 2019

Description

Apple iOS and iPadOS are prone to a local security bypass vulnerability. Attackers can exploit this issue to bypass security restrictions and perform unauthorized actions. This issue is fixed in Apple iPadOS 13.1 and iOS 13.1.

Technologies Affected

  • Apple Watch
  • Apple Watch OS 1.0
  • Apple Watch OS 1.0.1
  • Apple Watch Sport
  • Apple iOS 10
  • Apple iOS 10.0.1
  • Apple iOS 10.1
  • Apple iOS 10.2
  • Apple iOS 10.2.1
  • Apple iOS 10.3
  • Apple iOS 10.3.1
  • Apple iOS 10.3.2
  • Apple iOS 10.3.3
  • Apple iOS 11
  • Apple iOS 11.1
  • Apple iOS 11.2
  • Apple iOS 11.2.1
  • Apple iOS 11.2.2
  • Apple iOS 11.2.5
  • Apple iOS 11.2.6
  • Apple iOS 11.3
  • Apple iOS 11.3.1
  • Apple iOS 11.4
  • Apple iOS 11.4.1
  • Apple iOS 12
  • Apple iOS 12.0.1
  • Apple iOS 12.1
  • Apple iOS 12.1.1
  • Apple iOS 12.1.3
  • Apple iOS 12.1.4
  • Apple iOS 12.2
  • Apple iOS 12.3
  • Apple iOS 12.4
  • Apple iOS 12.4.1
  • Apple iOS 13
  • Apple iOS 2.0
  • Apple iOS 2.1
  • Apple iOS 3
  • Apple iOS 3.0
  • Apple iOS 3.1
  • Apple iOS 3.2
  • Apple iOS 3.2.1
  • Apple iOS 3.2.2
  • Apple iOS 4
  • Apple iOS 4
  • Apple iOS 4.0.1
  • Apple iOS 4.0.2
  • Apple iOS 4.1
  • Apple iOS 4.2
  • Apple iOS 4.2.1
  • Apple iOS 4.2.10
  • Apple iOS 4.2.5
  • Apple iOS 4.2.6
  • Apple iOS 4.2.7
  • Apple iOS 4.2.8
  • Apple iOS 4.2.9
  • Apple iOS 4.3
  • Apple iOS 4.3.1
  • Apple iOS 4.3.2
  • Apple iOS 4.3.3
  • Apple iOS 4.3.4
  • Apple iOS 4.3.5
  • Apple iOS 5
  • Apple iOS 5
  • Apple iOS 5.0.1
  • Apple iOS 5.1
  • Apple iOS 5.1.1
  • Apple iOS 6
  • Apple iOS 6.0.1
  • Apple iOS 6.0.2
  • Apple iOS 6.1
  • Apple iOS 6.1.3
  • Apple iOS 6.1.4
  • Apple iOS 6.1.6
  • Apple iOS 6.3.1
  • Apple iOS 7
  • Apple iOS 7.0.1
  • Apple iOS 7.0.2
  • Apple iOS 7.0.3
  • Apple iOS 7.0.4
  • Apple iOS 7.0.5
  • Apple iOS 7.0.6
  • Apple iOS 7.1
  • Apple iOS 7.1.1
  • Apple iOS 7.1.2
  • Apple iOS 7.2.0
  • Apple iOS 8
  • Apple iOS 8.1
  • Apple iOS 8.1.1
  • Apple iOS 8.1.2
  • Apple iOS 8.1.3
  • Apple iOS 8.2
  • Apple iOS 8.3
  • Apple iOS 8.4
  • Apple iOS 8.4.1
  • Apple iOS 9
  • Apple iOS 9.0.1
  • Apple iOS 9.0.2
  • Apple iOS 9.1
  • Apple iOS 9.2
  • Apple iOS 9.2.1
  • Apple iOS 9.3
  • Apple iOS 9.3.1
  • Apple iOS 9.3.2
  • Apple iOS 9.3.3
  • Apple iOS 9.3.4
  • Apple iOS 9.3.5
  • Apple iPad
  • Apple iPadOS
  • Apple iPhone
  • Apple iPod Touch
  • Apple watchOS 1.0
  • Apple watchOS 1.0.1
  • Apple watchOS 10.1.1
  • Apple watchOS 12.4
  • Apple watchOS 2.0
  • Apple watchOS 2.0.1
  • Apple watchOS 2.1
  • Apple watchOS 2.2
  • Apple watchOS 2.2.1
  • Apple watchOS 2.2.2
  • Apple watchOS 3
  • Apple watchOS 3.0
  • Apple watchOS 3.1
  • Apple watchOS 3.1.1
  • Apple watchOS 3.1.3
  • Apple watchOS 3.2
  • Apple watchOS 3.2.1
  • Apple watchOS 3.2.2
  • Apple watchOS 3.2.3
  • Apple watchOS 4
  • Apple watchOS 4.1
  • Apple watchOS 4.2
  • Apple watchOS 4.2.2
  • Apple watchOS 4.2.3
  • Apple watchOS 4.3
  • Apple watchOS 4.3.1
  • Apple watchOS 4.3.2
  • Apple watchOS 5
  • Apple watchOS 5.1.2
  • Apple watchOS 5.1.3
  • Apple watchOS 5.2.1
  • Apple watchOS 5.3
  • Apple watchOS

Recommendations

Permit local access for trusted individuals only. Where possible, use restricted environments and restricted shells.
Restrict local access to trusted and accountable individuals only.

Updates are available. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.

References

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