Skip to main content

Out-of-bounds Read


Severity High
Score 9.1/10


The "base64decode" function in "base64.c" in libimobiledevice libplist 1.5 through 1.12 allows attackers to obtain sensitive information from process memory or cause a Denial of Service (Buffer Over-Read) via split encoded Apple Property List data.

  • LOW
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • HIGH
  • HIGH

CWE-125 - Out-of-Bounds Read

Out-of-bounds read is a vulnerability that allows access to memory beyond the authorized accessible location. Such a vulnerability compromises the confidentiality of the trusted environment in the application and enables an attacker to launch further attacks by leveraging the exposed information.

Advisory Timeline

  • Published