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CVE-2007-4131 at MITRE

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the contains_dot_dot function in src/names.c in GNU tar allows user-assisted remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via certain //.. (slash slash dot dot) sequences in directory symlinks in a TAR archive.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Novell/SUSE information

Novell Bugzilla entry: 299738

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • star >= 1.5a60-5.3
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • star >= 1.5a70-12.6
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
  • tar >= 1.13.25-325.10
sled10.x86
core9.s390
sles9-oes.x86
slrs8.x86
sles10.s390x
ul1.s390
YOU Patch Nr: 11723
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4125
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • tar >= 1.13.25-334
sled10.x86
core9.s390
sles9-oes.x86
slrs8.x86
sles10.s390x
ul1.s390
YOU Patch Nr: 11723
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4125
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • tar >= 1.15.1-9.6
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • tar >= 1.15.1-23.8

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