Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 138835
CAN-2004-1027 unarj directory traversal issue
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:06:54 EST
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after decoding it, it basically says there is a directory traversal
hole in unarj.
It is possible for an attacker to create a specially crafted arj
archive, which when a user extracts with the x flag, it is possible
for a file to be placed anywhere the user running arj has write
attachment 106504 [details]
contains a demo exploit for this issue.
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,
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