CVE-2018-12015 : In Perl through 5.26.2, the Archive::Tar module allows remote attackers to bypass a directory-traversal protection mecha
In Perl through 5.26.2, the Archive::Tar module allows remote attackers to bypass a directory-traversal protection mechanism, and overwrite arbitrary files, via an archive file containing a symlink and a regular file with the same name.
Publish Date : 2018-06-07 Last Update Date : 2018-07-23
CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types
None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Directory traversalBypass a restriction or similar
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