CVE-2016-7162

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2016-09-07
CWE:
CWE-22
Bugzilla:
1374275: CVE-2016-7162 file-roller: Path traversal vulnerability when opening crafted archive
A path traversal flaw was found in file-roller. If a user were tricked into opening a specially crafted archive and clicking on a symbolic link, file deletion could occur.

Find out more about CVE-2016-7162 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

CVSS v3 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

CVSS3 Base Score 5.5
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact None

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Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 file-roller Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 file-roller Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 file-roller Not affected
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.
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