Intrusion Prevention

Apple.Devices.OS.ICMP.Error.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Denial of Service vulnerability in Apple OS X.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a malicious tcp packet. It allows a remote attacker to crash vulnerable systems via a crafted tcp packet.

Affected Products

Apple iOS before 8.3
Apple OS X before 10.10.3
Apple TV before 7.2

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attacker can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Refer to the vendor's advisory for updates:
https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204662

CVE References

CVE-2015-1102