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Re: SECURITY: tar (CVE-2006-0300)
- From: ericblake at comcast dot net (Eric Blake)
- To: cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 10 Mar 2006 21:09:14 +0000
- Subject: Re: SECURITY: tar (CVE-2006-0300)
> A malicious tar archive could trigger a Buffer overflow in GNU tar,
> potentially resulting in the execution of arbitrary code.
Thanks for the heads up. I'll get on that right away, although
it may be a day or two before I have the next compilation
volunteer cygwin tar maintainer