CVE-2005-2541 Affecting tar package, versions *



    Attack Complexity Low
    Confidentiality High
    Integrity High
    Availability High
NVD  critical
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7 high

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-DEBIAN10-TAR-312331
  • published 10 Aug 2005
  • disclosed 10 Aug 2005

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for Debian:10 tar.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply to the upstream tar package.

Tar 1.15.1 does not properly warn the user when extracting setuid or setgid files, which may allow local users or remote attackers to gain privileges.