CVE-2015-5879

2015-09-18T12:00:00
ID CVE-2015-5879
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2016-12-22T03:00:00

Description

XNU in the kernel in Apple iOS before 9 does not properly validate the headers of TCP packets, which allows remote attackers to bypass the sequence-number protection mechanism and cause a denial of service (TCP connection disruption) via a crafted header.