CVE-2015-6984

HIGH

Description

libarchive in Apple OS X before 10.11.1 allows attackers to write to arbitrary files via a crafted app that conducts an unspecified symlink attack.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Oct/msg00005.html

https://support.apple.com/HT205375

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-10-23

Updated: 2015-10-26

Type: CWE-284

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 9.2

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH