CVE-2014-8832

MEDIUM

Description

The indexing functionality in Spotlight in Apple OS X before 10.10.2 writes memory contents to an external hard drive, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading from this drive.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Jan/msg00003.html

http://support.apple.com/HT204244

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031650

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/100528

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-01-30

Updated: 2017-09-08

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.9

Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM