CVE-2010-0624

MEDIUM

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the rmt_read__ function in lib/rtapelib.c in the rmt client functionality in GNU tar before 1.23 and GNU cpio before 2.11 allows remote rmt servers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or possibly execute arbitrary code by sending more data than was requested, related to archive filenames that contain a : (colon) character.

References

http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10691

http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10705

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-March/036668.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-March/037395.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-March/037401.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-March/038134.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-March/038149.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-05/msg00001.html

http://osvdb.org/62950

http://secunia.com/advisories/38869

http://secunia.com/advisories/38988

http://secunia.com/advisories/39008

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201111-11.xml

http://www.agrs.tu-berlin.de/index.php?id=78327

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:065

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0141.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0142.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0144.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0145.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/514503/100/0/threaded

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2456-1

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0628

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0629

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0639

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0687

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0728

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0729

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1107

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=564368

https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-3219

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10277

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6907

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-03-15

Updated: 2018-10-10

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM