DescriptionSigil before 0.9.16 is vulnerable to a directory traversal, allowing attackers to write arbitrary files via a ../ (dot dot slash) in a ZIP archive entry that is mishandled during extraction.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs933797

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
sigil (PTS)buster0.9.13+dfsg-1vulnerable
bookworm, sid1.9.10+dfsg-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[buster] - sigil <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[stretch] - sigil <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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