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The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in fastjar :
Directory traversal vulnerability in the extract_jar function in
jartool.c in FastJar 0.98 allows remote attackers to create or
overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in a non-initial pathname
component in a filename within a .jar archive, a related issue to
CVE-2005-1080. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an
incomplete fix for CVE-2006-3619 (CVE-2010-0831).
Packages for 2008.0 and 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended
Maintenance Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Update the affected fastjar package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : true