CVE-2010-0624

NameCVE-2010-0624
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in the rmt_read__ function in lib/rtapelib.c in the rmt client functionality in GNU tar before 1.23 and GNU cpio before 2.11 allows remote rmt servers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or possibly execute arbitrary code by sending more data than was requested, related to archive filenames that contain a : (colon) character.
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NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
cpio (PTS)stretch2.11+dfsg-6fixed
buster2.12+dfsg-9fixed
bullseye2.13+dfsg-4fixed
bookworm, sid2.13+dfsg-7fixed
tar (PTS)stretch1.29b-1.1fixed
buster1.30+dfsg-6fixed
bookworm, sid, bullseye1.34+dfsg-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
cpiosourcelenny2.9-13lenny1
cpiosource(unstable)2.11-1low
tarsourcelenny1.20-1+lenny1
tarsource(unstable)1.23-1low

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