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
Trusty/esm:DNE (trusty was 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
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):needed
More Information

Updated: 2019-04-26 14:15:06 UTC (commit 30899e40836d26e1bb5f0b072d31fd87b6cf3bd4)