Bug 138835 - CAN-2004-1027 unarj directory traversal issue
CAN-2004-1027 unarj directory traversal issue
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: unarj (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Lon Hohberger
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Reported: 2004-11-11 09:47 EST by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:06 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-01-12 13:38:55 EST
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:007 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Low: unarj security update 2005-01-12 00:00:00 EST

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Description Josh Bressers 2004-11-11 09:47:02 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
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2004-11-11 09:57:25 EST
attachment 106504 [details]
contains a demo exploit for this issue.
Comment 3 Josh Bressers 2005-01-12 13:38:56 EST
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.


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