CVE-2021-1740

Description

A parsing issue in the handling of directory paths was addressed with improved path validation. This issue is fixed in Security Update 2021-002 Catalina, iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, tvOS 14.5, macOS Big Sur 11.3. A local user may be able to modify protected parts of the file system.

CvssV3 impact

BaseSeverity

MEDIUM

ConfidentialityImpact

NONE

AttackComplexity

LOW

Scope

UNCHANGED

AttackVector

LOCAL

AvailabilityImpact

NONE

IntegrityImpact

HIGH

PrivilegesRequired

LOW

BaseScore

5.5

VectorString

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

Version

3.1

UserInteraction

NONE

CvssV2 impact

AccessComplexity

LOW

ConfidentialityImpact

NONE

AvailabilityImpact

NONE

IntegrityImpact

PARTIAL

BaseScore

2.1

VectorString

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

Version

2.0

AccessVector

LOCAL

Authentication

NONE