Intrusion Prevention

Apple.IOS.Type1.Font.Code.Parsing.Privilege.Escalation

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Privilege Escalation vulnerability in Apple IOS.
Successful exploitation could allow an unauthenticated attacker to perform admin-privileged tasks, such as arbitrary program execution or installation.

Affected Products

Apple IOS 4.3.3

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Refer to the vendor's website for a suggested workaround.
http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/freetype2/2.4.6/README/view

CVE References

CVE-2011-0226