CVE-ID

CVE-2002-0399

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Description
Directory traversal vulnerability in GNU tar 1.13.19 through 1.13.25, and possibly later versions, allows attackers to overwrite arbitrary files during archive extraction via a (1) "/.." or (2) "./.." string, which removes the leading slash but leaves the "..", a variant of CVE-2001-1267.
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Date Entry Created
20020602 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (20100521)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Armstrong, Cole, Green
MODIFY(1) Cox
NOOP(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> MANDRAKE:MDKSA-2002:066
 Cox> Addref: RHSA-2002:138

Proposed (Legacy)
20030317
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