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CVE-2006-3619

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
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 dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug:
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=198912

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:
http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (gcc) RHSA-2007:0473 2007-06-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (gcc) RHSA-2007:0220 2007-05-01