DescriptionDirectory traversal vulnerability in the gcab_folder_extract function in libgcab/gcab-folder.c in gcab 0.4 allows remote attackers to write to arbitrary files via crafted path in a CAB file, as demonstrated by "\tmp\moo."
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs774580

Vulnerable and fixed packages

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Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
gcab (PTS)stretch (security), stretch0.7-2+deb9u1fixed
bookworm, sid, bullseye1.4-3fixed

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