CVE-2009-4013

NameCVE-2009-4013
DescriptionMultiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in Lintian 1.23.x through 1.23.28, 1.24.x through 1.24.2.1, and 2.x before 2.3.2 allow remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files or obtain sensitive information via vectors involving (1) control field names, (2) control field values, and (3) control files of patch systems.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1979-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
lintian (PTS)wheezy2.5.10.4fixed
jessie2.5.30+deb8u4fixed
stretch, sid2.5.47fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
lintiansource(unstable)2.3.2medium
lintiansourceetch1.23.28+etch1highDSA-1979-1
lintiansourcelenny1.24.2.1+lenny1highDSA-1979-1

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