Moderately critical

Sun Solaris 10 GNU Tar PAX Extended Headers Handling Buffer Overflow

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Release Date:  2008-09-09    Views:  4,421

Secunia Advisory SA31766

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Description


Sun has acknowledged a vulnerability in GNU Tar in Solaris, which potentially can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) and to compromise a user's system


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