About the security content of watchOS 6.2.9

2020-11-05T00:00:00
ID APPLE:01EDA5CA5DA6F306F4C7CED2B3B4E329
Type apple
Reporter Apple
Modified 2020-11-05T00:00:00

Description

About the security content of watchOS 6.2.9

This document describes the security content of watchOS 6.2.9.

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watchOS 6.2.9

Released 5 November 2020

FontParser

Available for: Apple Watch Series 1 and later

Impact: processing a maliciously crafted font may lead to arbitrary code execution. Apple is aware of reports that an exploit for this issue exists in the wild.

Description: a memory corruption issue was addressed with improved input validation.

CVE-2020-27930: Google Project Zero

Kernel

Available for: Apple Watch Series 1 and later

Impact: a malicious application may be able to disclose kernel memory. Apple is aware of reports that an exploit for this issue exists in the wild.

Description: a memory initialisation issue was addressed.

CVE-2020-27950: Google Project Zero

Kernel

Available for: Apple Watch Series 1 and later

Impact: a malicious application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges. Apple is aware of reports that an exploit for this issue exists in the wild.

Description: a type confusion issue was addressed with improved state handling.

CVE-2020-27932: Google Project Zero

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Published Date: November 09, 2020