CVE-2020-3855

high
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Description

An access issue was addressed with improved access restrictions. This issue is fixed in macOS Catalina 10.15.3, Security Update 2020-001 Mojave, Security Update 2020-001 High Sierra. A malicious application may be able to overwrite arbitrary files.

References

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT210919

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-10-27

Updated: 2020-10-29

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5.8

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

Impact Score: 4.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.1

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

Impact Score: 5.2

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (1 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
133531macOS 10.15.x < 10.15.3 / 10.14.x < 10.14.6 / 10.13.x < 10.13.6NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical