Title: Apple iOS Kernel Berkeley Packet Filter (BPF) Interpreter Local Memory Disclosure
Sep 20, 2012
Sep 19, 2012
Apple iOS contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when an error related to the Berkeley Packet Filter (BPF) interpreter occurs in the kernel. With a specially crafted program that uses a BPF interface, a local attacker can gain access to potentially sensitive information related to the layout of the kernel memory.
Local Access Required
Loss of Confidentiality
Upgrade to version 6 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.