CVE-2018-14329

LOW

Description

In HTSlib 1.8, a race condition in cram/cram_io.c might allow local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack.

References

https://github.com/samtools/htslib/issues/736

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-07-17

Updated: 2019-09-18

Type: CWE-362

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 3.3

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

Impact Score: 4.9

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: LOW

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.7

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1

Severity: MEDIUM