CVE-2010-0012

NameCVE-2010-0012
DescriptionDirectory traversal vulnerability in libtransmission/metainfo.c in Transmission 1.22, 1.34, 1.75, and 1.76 allows remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in a pathname within a .torrent file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1967-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
transmission (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)2.52-3+nmu2fixed
jessie2.84-0.2fixed
buster, sid, stretch2.92-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
transmissionsource(unstable)1.77-1low
transmissionsourcelenny1.22-1+lenny2mediumDSA-1967-1

Notes

http://trac.transmissionbt.com/changeset/9829/
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/transmission/+bug/500625

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