lists.openwall.net   lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  linux-cve-announce  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
 
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
From: aliz at gentoo.org (Daniel Ahlberg)
Subject: GLSA: tar

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA1

- - --------------------------------------------------------------------
GENTOO LINUX SECURITY ANNOUNCEMENT
- - --------------------------------------------------------------------

PACKAGE        :tar
SUMMARY        :directory-traversal vulnerability
DATE           :2002-10-01 12:30 UTC

- - --------------------------------------------------------------------

OVERVIEW

The tar utility contain vulnerabilities which can allow
arbitrary files to be overwritten during archive extraction.

DETAIL

During testing by Redhat of the fix to GNU tar from the advisory below, 
it was discovered that GNU tar 1.13.25 was still vulnerable to a 
modified version of the same problem.

Read the full original advisory at
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=99496364810666&w=2

SOLUTION

It is recommended that all Gentoo Linux users who are running
sys-apps/tar-1.13.25-r2 and earlier update their systems
as follows:

emerge rsync
emerge tar
emerge clean

- - --------------------------------------------------------------------
aliz@...too.org - GnuPG key is available at www.gentoo.org/~aliz
- - --------------------------------------------------------------------
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.0.7 (GNU/Linux)

iD8DBQE9mZcbfT7nyhUpoZMRAgTqAJ9TIgnwCf6vABCsQp7fZ/WpHUoCNACdGzJH
2yxb1ASJvjfl5ToRzzfJ8oM=
=7aPP
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

Powered by blists - more mailing lists