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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-4134

Directory traversal vulnerability in extract.c in star before 1.5a84 allows user-assisted remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via certain //.. (slash slash dot dot) sequences in directory symlinks in a TAR archive.
Publish Date : 2007-08-30 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (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.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal
CWE ID 22

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2007-08-21 2007-08-21
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Directory traversal vulnerability in extract.c in star before 1.5a84 allows user-assisted remote attackers to overwrite ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11098 unix
ELSA-2007:0873: star security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22697 unix
RHSA-2007:0873: star security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070873 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-4134

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Redhat Fedora 7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Redhat Fedora 1

- References For CVE-2007-4134

http://secunia.com/advisories/26626
SECUNIA 26626
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=189690 CONFIRM
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20070901-01-P.asc
SGI 20070901-01-P
http://secunia.com/advisories/26672
SECUNIA 26672
http://secunia.com/advisories/26673
SECUNIA 26673
http://secunia.com/advisories/26857
SECUNIA 26857
ftp://ftp.berlios.de/pub/star/alpha/AN-1.5a84 CONFIRM
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1669 CONFIRM
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0873.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0873
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200710-23.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200710-23
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-414.htm CONFIRM
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018646
SECTRACK 1018646
http://secunia.com/advisories/27544
SECUNIA 27544
http://secunia.com/advisories/27318
SECUNIA 27318
https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=189690 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/478797/100/200/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070907 FLEA-2007-0051-1 star
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-August/msg00425.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-1852

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-4134

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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