Check Point Advisories

Apple Multiple Products Type Confusion (CVE-2020-9850)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2020-4082
Date Published: 3 Dec 2023
Severity: Critical
Last Updated: Sunday 03 December, 2023
Industry Reference:CVE-2020-9850
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R81, R80, R77, R75

Who is Vulnerable? Apple iOS prior to 13.5
Apple icloud for windows prior to 7.19
Apple icloud for windows from 11.0 to 11.2
Apple itunes for windows prior to 12.10.7
Apple watchos prior to 6.2.5
Apple safari prior to 13.1.1
Apple ipados prior to 13.5
Apple iphone_os prior to 13.5
Apple tvosprior to 13.4.5
Vulnerability Description A type confusion vulnerability exists in multiple Apple products. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the affected system.

Protection Overview

This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.

In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, go to SBP-2006-05, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.

Security Gateway R81 / R80 / R77 / R75

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Apple Multiple Products Type Confusion (CVE-2020-9850) protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all Security Gateways.

This protection's log will contain the following information:

Attack Name:  Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information:  Apple Multiple Products Type Confusion (CVE-2020-9850)

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