Bug 198912 (CVE-2006-3619)

Summary: CVE-2006-3619 Directory traversal issue in fastjar
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Reporter: Marcel Holtmann <holtmann>
Component: gccAssignee: Jakub Jelinek <jakub>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Version: 4.0CC: security-response-team
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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2007-0220 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Description Marcel Holtmann 2006-07-14 12:00:37 EDT
When unpacking a .JAR archive with filenames with "../../../...." in it,
"fastjar" from GCC will happily unpack in the "../../../...." directory.

(Credits go to Juergen Weigert for finding this.)

The GCC bug report can be found here:

Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2006-08-18 11:09:01 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Comment 8 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-05-01 13:08:03 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.