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CVE-2016-7162 Detail

Current Description

The _g_file_remove_directory function in file-utils.c in File Roller 3.5.4 through 3.20.2 allows remote attackers to delete arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a folder in an archive.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 3.9


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): None

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://ftp.gnome.org/mirror/gnome.org/sources/file-roller/3.20/file-roller-3.20.3.news Third Party Advisory
http://ftp.gnome.org/mirror/gnome.org/sources/file-roller/3.21/file-roller-3.21.90.news
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/09/08/4 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92896 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-3074-1 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=698554 Exploit Issue Tracking
https://git.gnome.org/browse/file-roller/commit/?id=f70be1f41688859ec8dbe266df35a1839ceb96c5 Patch

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.6.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.20.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:paolo_bacchilega:file_roller:3.20.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-7162
NVD Published Date:
09/26/2016
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2016