• CVSS Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings • CPE Information
Buffer overflows in gzip 1.3x, 1.2.4, and other versions might allow attackers to execute code via a long file name, possibly remotely if gzip is run on an FTP server.
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Date Entry Created
20020411 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 (20020817-01)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Cole, Green, Wall
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(3) Christey, Cox, Foat
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> NETBSD:NetBSD-SA2002-002
 Frech> XF:gzip-long-filename-bo(7882)

Proposed (Legacy)
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