CVE-2014-9983

Priority
Description
Directory Traversal exists in RAR 4.x and 5.x because an unpack operation
follows any symlinks, including symlinks contained in the archive. This
allows remote attackers to write to arbitrary files via a crafted archive.
Notes
 sbeattie> PoC in debian bug report
Package
Source: rar (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needed
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needed
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-14 21:16:26 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)