CVE-2014-0471

Priority
Medium
Description
Directory traversal vulnerability in the unpacking functionality in dpkg
before 1.15.9, 1.16.x before 1.16.13, and 1.17.x before 1.17.8 allows
remote attackers to write arbitrary files via a crafted source package,
related to "C-style filename quoting."
References
Notes
 mdeslaur> regression fix released as USN-2183-2
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Source: dpkg (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (1.17.8)
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin):released (1.16.1.2ubuntu7.3)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (1.17.5ubuntu5.1)
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Updated: 2015-07-29 20:42:18 UTC (commit 9756)