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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-1038

p7zip 9.20.1 allows remote attackers to write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack in an archive.
Publish Date : 2015-01-21 Last Update Date : 2017-09-08
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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)

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-1038

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application 7-zip P7zip 9.20.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 22 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 23 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Oracle Solaris 10.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Oracle Solaris 11.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
7-zip P7zip 1
Fedoraproject Fedora 2
Oracle Solaris 2

- References For CVE-2015-1038
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:1162
XF p7zip-cve20151038-symlink(99970)
MLIST [oss-security] 20150111 Re: CVE request for directory traversal flaw in p7zip
FEDORA FEDORA-2015-d5cc306730
BID 71890 p7zip Symlink Directory Traversal Vulnerability Release Date:2015-08-21

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-1038

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