Apple iPhone tel link phone hijacking
|iphone-tellink-phone-hijacking (36853)||Medium Risk|
Apple iPhone could allow a remote attacker to hijack calls. By persuading a victim to open a specially-crafted email message with a 'tel:' link, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to hijack the phone and make an unauthorized telephone call.
Upgrade to the latest version of Apple iPhone (1.1.1 or later), available from the Apple Web site. See References.
- Apple Web site: iPhone.
- Apple Web site: About the security content of the iPhone 1.1.1 Update.
- BID-25862: Apple iPhone Mail Unauthorized tel: Initiation Vulnerability
- CVE-2007-3755: Mail in Apple iPhone 1.1.1 allows remote user-assisted attackers to force the iPhone user to make calls to arbitrary telephone numbers via a tel: link, which does not prompt the user before dialing the number.
- OSVDB ID: 38536: Apple iPhone Mail Crafted tel: Link Dialed Number Spoofing
- SA26983: Apple iPhone Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SECTRACK ID: 1018752: Apple iPhone Bugs Let Remote Users Dial Phone Numbers, Execute Arbitrary Code, and Conduct Cross-Site Scripting Attacks
- VUPEN/ADV-2007-3287: Apple iPhone Multiple Code Execution and Information Disclosure Issues
- Apple iPhone 1.0
- Apple iPhone 1.0.1
- Apple iPhone 1.0.2
- Apple Mac OS X 10.3.9
- Apple Mac OS X 10.4.10
- Apple Mac OS X 10.4.9
- Apple Mac OS X Server 10.3.9
- Apple Mac OS X Server 10.4.10
- Microsoft Windows Vista
Sep 27, 2007
The information within this database may change without notice. Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. In no event shall the author/distributor (IBM Internet Security Systems X-Force) be held liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or spread of this information.
For corrections or additions please email ignore thisxforceignore this@ignore thisus.ignore thisibm.comignore this
* According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.
The information within this database may change without notice. Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. In no event shall IBM be held liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or spread of this information.