CVE-2001-1267

Current Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in GNU tar 1.13.19 and earlier allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files during archive extraction via a tar file whose filenames contain a .. (dot dot).

Referenced by CVEs:CVE-2002-0399, CVE-2007-4559

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 12, 2001
Last ModifiedSeptember 05, 2008
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score2.1
SeverityLOW
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationGnuTar********1.13.19

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Gnu Tar *

References

NameSourceURLTags
ftp://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/tar/tar-1.13.25.tar.gzftp://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/tar/tar-1.13.25.tar.gzCONFIRM
CLA-2002:538http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000538CONECTIVA
HPSBTL0209-068http://online.securityfocus.com/advisories/4514HP
20010712 SECURITY.NNOV: directory traversal and path globing in multiple archivershttp://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/196445BUGTRAQExploit Patch Vendor Advisory
47800http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-47800-1SUNALERT
archive-extraction-directory-traversal(10224)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/10224.phpXFVendor Advisory
MDKSA-2002:066http://www.mandrakesoft.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2002:066MANDRAKE
RHSA-2002:096http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-096.htmlREDHATPatch Vendor Advisory
RHSA-2002:138http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-138.htmlREDHAT
RHSA-2003:218http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-218.htmlREDHAT
3024http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3024BID