CVE-2011-2472 (retired)

Priority
Description
Directory traversal vulnerability in utils/opcontrol in OProfile 0.9.6 and
earlier might allow local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot
dot) in the --save argument, related to the --session-dir argument, a
different vulnerability than CVE-2011-1760.
Notes
 jdstrand> this is reverted in later patches and needs an additional patch:
  http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/07/07/6
Assigned-to
jdstrand
Package
Upstream:needed
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Updated: 2019-03-26 11:57:07 UTC (commit ccdecfcf0fead22bd291e5f4ea745a46872dcb15)