Security Advisories / CPANSA-Archive-Tar-2018-01

2018-06-12

Severity

Low

Source

CPAN

Package

Archive-Tar

Description

In Perl through 5.26.2, the Archive::Tar module allows remote attackers to bypass a directory-traversal protection mechanism, and overwrite arbitrary files, via an archive file containing a symlink and a regular file with the same name.

Affected versions and fixes

Affected versions: <2.28

CVEs

References