CVE-2016-1244

Published: 03 October 2016

The extractTree function in unADF allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via shell metacharacters in a directory name in an adf file.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 8.8

Status

Package Release Status
unadf
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (0.7.11a-3+deb7u1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (0.7.11a-3+deb7u1~build0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [0.7.11a-3+deb7u1~build0.14.04.1])
Patches:
Upstream: http://tmp.tjjr.fi/0001-Fix-unsafe-extraction-by-using-mkdir-instead-of-shel.patch