CVE Database


Impact: Moderate
Public: 2006-07-13
Bugzilla: 198912: CVE-2006-3619 Directory traversal issue in fastjar


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Directory traversal vulnerability in FastJar 0.93, as used in Gnu GCC 4.1.1 and earlier, and 3.4.6 and earlier, allows user-assisted attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a .jar file containing filenames with "../" sequences.

Find out more about CVE-2006-3619 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.


Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug:
The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here:

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (gcc) RHSA-2007:0473 June 08, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (gcc) RHSA-2007:0220 May 01, 2007

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