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Tnef program in Linux systems allows remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via TNEF encoded compressed attachments which specify absolute path names for the decompressed output.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
20000719 Disclaimer: The record 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)
Proposed (20000719)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(1) Levy
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(4) Cole, LeBlanc, Magdych, Wall
REVIEWING(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> This problem appears in AMaViS as well, so they may be the
   same codebase.  If so, then CD:SF-CODEBASE says to merge the
   two (thus ADDREF BID:1461).  If they are not the same
   codebase, then create a separate candidate for BID:1461.
 Frech> XF:linux-tnef-email-overwrite(4915)
 CHANGE> [Magdych changed vote from REVIEWING to NOOP]

Proposed (Legacy)
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