CVE-2016-4748

MEDIUM

Description

Perl in Apple OS X before 10.12 allows local users to bypass the taint-mode protection mechanism via a crafted environment variable.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Sep/msg00006.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93055

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036858

https://support.apple.com/HT207170

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-09-25

Updated: 2017-07-30

Type: CWE-254

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Impact Score: 3.4

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM