CVE Database


Impact: Moderate
Public: 2005-06-17


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Buffer overflow in tar 1.14 through 1.15.90 allows user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute code via unspecified vectors involving PAX extended headers.

Find out more about CVE-2006-0300 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (tar) RHSA-2006:0232 March 01, 2006

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