CVE-2017-7158

MEDIUM

Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. macOS before 10.13.2 is affected. The issue involves the "Screen Sharing Server" component. It allows attackers to obtain root privileges for reading files by leveraging screen-sharing access.

References

https://support.apple.com/HT208331

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-12-27

Updated: 2017-12-29

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 8

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM