CVE-2008-4640

Published: 21 October 2008

The DoCommand function in jhead.c in Matthias Wandel jhead 2.84 and earlier allows local users to delete arbitrary files via vectors involving a modified input filename in which (1) a final "z" character is replaced by a "t" character or (2) a final "t" character is replaced by a "z" character.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
jhead
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.84-2)