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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-4013

Original release date: 02/02/2010
Last revised: 02/03/2010


Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in Lintian 1.23.x through 1.23.28, 1.24.x through, and 2.x before 2.3.2 allow remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files or obtain sensitive information via vectors involving (1) control field names, (2) control field values, and (3) control files of patch systems.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: MLIST
Name: [debian-changes] 20100128 Accepted lintian (source all)
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-891-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://packages.debian.org/changelogs/pool/main/l/lintian/lintian_2.3.2/changelog
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.debian.org/?p=lintian/lintian.git;a=commit;h=c8d01f062b3e5137cf65196760b079a855c75e00
External Source: BID
Name: 37975
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.debian.org/?p=lintian/lintian.git;a=commit;h=fbe0c92b2ef7e360d13414bf40d6af5507d0c86d
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1979

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.0
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.1
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.2
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.3
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.4
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.5
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.6
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.7
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.8
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.9
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.10
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.11
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.12
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.13
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.14
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.15
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.16
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.17
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.18
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.19
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.20
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.22
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.23
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.24
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.25
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.26
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.27
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.23.28
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.24.0
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.24.1
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:1.24.2
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.0-rc1
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.0-rc2
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.0
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.1
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.2
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.3
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.4
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.5
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.1.6
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.0
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.1
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.2
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.3
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.4
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.5
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.6
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.7
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.8
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.9
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.10
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.11
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.12
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.13
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.14
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.15
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.16
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.2.18
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.3.0
* cpe:/a:debian:lintian:2.3.1

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