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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-1197: GNU cpio: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-1197: GNU cpio: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
02/19/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

cpio 2.11, when using the --no-absolute-filenames option, allows local users to write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a file in an archive.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-arch-cpio

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