|Date: (C)2005-12-31 (M)2017-10-12|| |
The original patch for a GNU tar directory traversal vulnerability (CVE-2002-0399) in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 2.1 uses an "incorrect optimization" that allows user-assisted attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a crafted tar file, probably involving "/../" sequences with a leading "/".
|CVSS Score: 2.6||Access Vector: NETWORK|
|Exploit Score: 4.9||Access Complexity: HIGH|
|Impact Score: 2.9||Authentication: NONE|
| ||Confidentiality: NONE|
| ||Integrity: PARTIAL|
| ||Availability: NONE|