Vulnerability CVE-2014-8737


Published: 2014-12-09   Modified: 2016-10-14

Description:
Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in GNU binutils 2.24 and earlier allow local users to delete arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) or full path name in an archive to (1) strip or (2) objcopy or create arbitrary files via (3) a .. (dot dot) or full path name in an archive to ar.

Vendor: Fedoraproject
Product: Fedora 
Version:
21
20
19
Vendor: GNU
Product: Binutils 
Version: 2.24;
Vendor: Canonical
Product: Ubuntu linux 
Version:
14.10
14.04
12.04
10.04

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
3.6/10
4.9/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
Partial
Partial

 References:
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-December/145256.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-December/145352.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-December/145746.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-January/147346.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-January/147354.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-January/148427.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-January/148438.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:029
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/11/13/1
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/70908
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2496-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1162655
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=17533
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=17552
https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=binutils-gdb.git;h=dd9b91de2149ee81d47f708e7b0bbf57da10ad42

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