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CVE-2019-13636 Detail

Current Description

In GNU patch through 2.7.6, the following of symlinks is mishandled in certain cases other than input files. This affects inp.c and util.c.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.9 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/154124/GNU-patch-Command-Injection-Directory-Traversal.html
https://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/patch.git/commit/?id=dce4683cbbe107a95f1f0d45fabc304acfb5d71a Mailing List Patch Vendor Advisory
https://github.com/irsl/gnu-patch-vulnerabilities
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/07/msg00016.html Third Party Advisory
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/SVWWGISFWACROJJPVJJL4UBLVZ7LPOLT/
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Aug/29
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Jul/54
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201908-22
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20190828-0001/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4071-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4071-2/
https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4489

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-59 Improper Link Resolution Before File Access ('Link Following') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:gnu:patch
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.7.6


Change History

12 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-13636
NVD Published Date:
07/17/2019
NVD Last Modified:
07/24/2019