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1659379: CVE-2018-20346 CVE-2018-20505 CVE-2018-20506 sqlite: Multiple flaws in sqlite which can be triggered via corrupted internal databases (Magellan)
Multiple flaws were found in sqlite. An attacker having the ability to run arbitrary SQL commands could use this flaw to execute arbitrary code with the permission of the user running the sqlite application.

Find out more about CVE-2018-20346 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.


This flaw does not affect the versions of sqlite package shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6 and 7. This flaw in sqlite can be exploited by attackers only if they are able to run arbitrary SQL statements on the sqlite database. For more information please see

CVSS v3 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

CVSS3 Base Score 7
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 sqlite Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 sqlite Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 sqlite Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 sqlite Not affected
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.

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