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CVE-2015-2060 Detail

Description

cabextract before 1.6 does not properly check for leading slashes when extracting files, which allows remote attackers to conduct absolute directory traversal attacks via a malformed UTF-8 character that is changed to a UTF-8 encoded slash.

Source:  MITRE

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-March/151145.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-March/151147.html
http://www.cabextract.org.uk/
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:064
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/02/18/3
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/02/23/16
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/02/23/24

Weakness Enumeration

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-2060
NVD Published Date:
11/29/2019
NVD Last Modified:
12/02/2019