CVE-2006-6097

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Source
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-6097
Import Source
https://storage.googleapis.com/cve-osv-conversion/osv-output/CVE-2006-6097.json
JSON Data
https://api.osv.dev/v1/vulns/CVE-2006-6097
Related
Published
2006-11-24T18:07:00Z
Modified
2024-06-30T12:01:22Z
Summary
[none]
Details

GNU tar 1.16 and 1.15.1, and possibly other versions, allows user-assisted attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a tar file that contains a GNUTYPENAMES record with a symbolic link, which is not properly handled by the extractarchive function in extract.c and extract_mangle function in mangle.c, a variant of CVE-2002-1216.

References

Affected packages

Debian:11 / tar

Package

Name
tar
Purl
pkg:deb/debian/tar?arch=source

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
1.16-2

Ecosystem specific

{
    "urgency": "high"
}

Debian:12 / tar

Package

Name
tar
Purl
pkg:deb/debian/tar?arch=source

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
1.16-2

Ecosystem specific

{
    "urgency": "high"
}

Debian:13 / tar

Package

Name
tar
Purl
pkg:deb/debian/tar?arch=source

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
1.16-2

Ecosystem specific

{
    "urgency": "high"
}