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Inappropriate coding practices - invalid file

Description

Files are stored in the repository that cannot be verified because their content is not compatible with their extension.

Impact

  • Difficult security auditing process.
  • Cause an inadequate operation in the different applications that make use of it.

Recommendation

  • Verify the identified files and adjust their content to their corresponding extension.

Threat

Attacker authenticated from the Internet with access to the source code.

Expected Remediation Time

⌚ minutes.

Score

Default score using CVSS 3.1. It may change depending on the context of the src.

Base

  • Attack vector: N
  • Attack complexity: H
  • Privileges required: L
  • User interaction: N
  • Scope: U
  • Confidentiality: N
  • Integrity: N
  • Availability: L

Temporal

  • Exploit code madurity: U
  • Remediation level: U
  • Report confidence: R

Result

  • Vector string: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L/E:U/RL:U/RC:R
  • Score:
    • Base: 3.1
    • Temporal: 2.8
  • Severity:
    • Base: Low
    • Temporal: Low

Requirements

Fixes

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