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CVE-2016-1238 Detail

Current Description

(1) cpan/Archive-Tar/bin/ptar, (2) cpan/Archive-Tar/bin/ptardiff, (3) cpan/Archive-Tar/bin/ptargrep, (4) cpan/CPAN/scripts/cpan, (5) cpan/Digest-SHA/shasum, (6) cpan/Encode/bin/enc2xs, (7) cpan/Encode/bin/encguess, (8) cpan/Encode/bin/piconv, (9) cpan/Encode/bin/ucmlint, (10) cpan/Encode/bin/unidump, (11) cpan/ExtUtils-MakeMaker/bin/instmodsh, (12) cpan/IO-Compress/bin/zipdetails, (13) cpan/JSON-PP/bin/json_pp, (14) cpan/Test-Harness/bin/prove, (15) dist/ExtUtils-ParseXS/lib/ExtUtils/xsubpp, (16) dist/Module-CoreList/corelist, (17) ext/Pod-Html/bin/pod2html, (18) utils/c2ph.PL, (19) utils/h2ph.PL, (20) utils/h2xs.PL, (21) utils/libnetcfg.PL, (22) utils/perlbug.PL, (23) utils/perldoc.PL, (24) utils/perlivp.PL, and (25) utils/splain.PL in Perl 5.x before 5.22.3-RC2 and 5.24 before 5.24.1-RC2 do not properly remove . (period) characters from the end of the includes directory array, which might allow local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse module under the current working directory.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-08/msg00002.html
http://perl5.git.perl.org/perl.git/commit/cee96d52c39b1e7b36e1c62d38bcd8d86e9a41ab Issue Tracking
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3628 Third Party Advisory
http://www.nntp.perl.org/group/perl.perl5.porters/2016/07/msg238271.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92136 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036440 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://h20566.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c05240731
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/7f6a16bc0fd0fd5e67c7fd95bd655069a2ac7d1f88e42d3c853e601c@%3Cannounce.apache.org%3E
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/11/msg00016.html
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/2FBQOCV3GBAN2EYZUM3CFDJ4ECA3GZOK/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/DOFRQWJRP2NQJEYEWOMECVW3HAMD5SYN/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/TZBNQH3DMI7HDELJAZ4TFJJANHXOEDWH/
https://rt.perl.org/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=127834 Permissions Required
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-75
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201812-07

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:1.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:1.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.000:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.000o:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.001:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.001n:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.002:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.002_01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_02:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_03:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_05:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_07:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_08:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_09:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_90:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_91:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_92:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_93:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_94:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_95:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_96:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_97:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_97a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_97b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_97c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_97d:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_97e:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_97f:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_97g:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_97h:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_97i:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_97j:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_98:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_99:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.003_99a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.004:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.004_01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.004_02:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.004_03:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.004_04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.004_05:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.005:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.005_01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.005_02:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.005_03:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.005_04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.8.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.8.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.8.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.8.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.8.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.8.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.8.9:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.9.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.9.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.10.1:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.10.1:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.11.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.11.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.11.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:perl:perl:5.11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1238
NVD Published Date:
08/02/2016
NVD Last Modified:
12/16/2018