CVE-2020-24654

Published: 01 September 2020

In KDE Ark before 20.08.1, a crafted TAR archive with symlinks can install files outside the extraction directory, as demonstrated by a write operation to a user's home directory.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 3.3

Status

Package Release Status
ark
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla)
Released (4:20.08.1-0ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa)
Released (4:19.12.3-0ubuntu1.2)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (4:17.12.3-0ubuntu1.2)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (4:15.12.3-0ubuntu1.2)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist