CVE Reference: CVE-2007-1799

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CVE-2007-1799

Description:
Directory traversal vulnerability in torrent.cpp in KTorrent before 2.1.3 only checks for the ".." string, which allows remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via modified ".." sequences in a torrent filename, as demonstrated by "../" sequences, due to an incomplete fix for CVE-2007-1384.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/33566

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-436-2

SUSE
  http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_007_suse.html

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA24995
  Secunia Advisory: SA25097
  Secunia Advisory: SA26773

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:095

GENTOO
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200705-01.xml

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1373

CONFIRM
  http://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=143637

BID
  23745


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