rPSA-2010-0070-1 cpio tar Oct 27 2010 03:03PM
rPath Update Announcements (announce-noreply rpath com)
rPath Security Advisory: 2010-0070-1
Published: 2010-10-27
Products:
rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 2
rPath Linux 2

Rating: Minor
Exposure Level Classification:
Local System User Deterministic Denial of Service
Updated Versions:
cpio=conary.rpath.com@rpl:2/2.9-1.2-1
tar=conary.rpath.com@rpl:2/1.20-2.1-1

rPath Issue Tracking System:
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-3219

References:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2010-0624

Description:
A vulnerability found in the "rmt" client functionality in GNU
tar and GNU cpio could allow remote rmt servers to cause a denial
of service (memory corruption) or possibly execute arbitrary code.
This has been fixed.

http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2010-0070

Copyright 2010 rPath, Inc.
This file is distributed under the terms of the MIT License.
A copy is available at http://www.rpath.com/permanent/mit-license.html

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