CVE-2009-4013 Detail

Current Description

Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in Lintian 1.23.x through 1.23.28, 1.24.x through 1.24.2.1, 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.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.debian.org/?p=lintian/lintian.git;a=commit;h=c8d01f062b3e5137cf65196760b079a855c75e00
http://git.debian.org/?p=lintian/lintian.git;a=commit;h=fbe0c92b2ef7e360d13414bf40d6af5507d0c86d
http://packages.debian.org/changelogs/pool/main/l/lintian/lintian_2.3.2/changelog
http://packages.qa.debian.org/l/lintian/news/20100128T015554Z.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-1979
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37975 Patch 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-891-1

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-22 Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-4013
NVD Published Date:
02/02/2010
NVD Last Modified:
02/03/2010
Source:
MITRE