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Re: [oss-security] CVE request: patch directory traversal flaw

From: Josh Bressers <bressers_at_nospam>
Date: Thu Jan 06 2011 - 20:52:09 GMT
To: oss-security@lists.openwall.com

Please use CVE-2010-4651.

Thanks.

-- JB ----- Original Message ----- > We got a heads up on a directory traversal flaw in patch. I don't > think > a CVE name has been assigned to it; could we get one? It allows for > the > creation of arbitrary files in unexpected places due to the use of > '..'. > > References: > > https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=667529 > http://osdir.com/ml/bug-patch-gnu/2010-12/msg00000.html > > Thanks. > > -- > Vincent Danen / Red Hat Security Response Team