navigation bar left navigation bar right

navigation left tab Products navigation right tab
navigation left tab Solutions navigation right tab
navigation left tab Customers navigation right tab
navigation left tab Partner navigation right tab
navigation left tab Resources navigation right tab
navigation left tab Company navigation right tab
navigation left tab Careers navigation right tab
navigation left tab Community navigation right tab

CVE Reference: CVE-2007-4131

NOTE: The text on this page is written by CVE MITRE and reflects neither the opinions of Secunia or the results of our research. All data on this page is written and maintained by CVE MITRE.

Original Page at CVE MITRE:
CVE-2007-4131

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.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-506-1

TRUSTIX
  http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0026/

SUSE
  http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_18_sr.html

SUNALERT
  http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1021680.1-1

ST
  1018599

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA26674
  Secunia Advisory: SA26603
  Secunia Advisory: SA26604
  Secunia Advisory: SA26590
  Secunia Advisory: SA26573
  Secunia Advisory: SA26673
  Secunia Advisory: SA26655
  Secunia Advisory: SA26781
  Secunia Advisory: SA26822
  Secunia Advisory: SA26984
  Secunia Advisory: SA27453
  Secunia Advisory: SA27861
  Secunia Advisory: SA28136
  Secunia Advisory: SA28255

REDHAT
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0860.html

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10420
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7779

MISC
  http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=251921

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:173

GENTOO
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200709-09.xml

FREEBSD
  http://security.FreeBSD.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-07:10.gtar.asc

FEDORA

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1438

CONFIRM
  http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307179
  http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-383.htm

CERT
  http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-352A.html

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/477865/100/0/threaded
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/477731/100/0/threaded

BID
  25417

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Dec/msg00002.html


Return to the previous page.


 Products Solutions Customers Partner Resources Company
 
 Corporate
Vulnerability Intelligence Manager (VIM)
Corporate Software Inspector (CSI)
Consumer
Personal Software Inspector (PSI)
Online Software Inspector (OSI)
 Industry
Compliance
Technology
Integration
 Customers
Testimonials
 MSSP
Technology Partners
References
 Reports
Webinars
Events
 About us
Careers
Memberships
Newsroom


Secunia is a member of FIRST Secunia is a member of EDUcause Secunia is a member of The Open Group Secunia is a member of FS-ISAC
 
Secunia © 2002-2014 Secunia ApS - Rued Langgaards Vej 8, 4th floor, DK-2300 Copenhagen, Denmark - +45 7020 5144
Terms & Conditions and Copyright - Privacy - Report Vulnerability - Disclaimer
follow Secunia on Facebook follow Secunia on Twitter follow Secunia on LinkedIn follow Secunia on YouTube follow Secunia Xing follow Secunias RSS feed follow Secunia on Google+