Buffer overflow in tar 1.14 through 1.15.90 allows user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute code via unspecified vectors involving PAX extended headers.
Publish Date : 2006-02-23 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
(There is considerable informational disclosure.)
(Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
(There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
(Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
(Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
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