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[SA16737] Avaya Intuity Audix cpio Directory Traversal Vulnerability

From: Secunia Security Advisories (sec-advsecunia.com)
Date: Wed Sep 07 2005 - 06:53:57 CDT


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TITLE:
Avaya Intuity Audix cpio Directory Traversal Vulnerability

SECUNIA ADVISORY ID:
SA16737

VERIFY ADVISORY:
http://secunia.com/advisories/16737/

CRITICAL:
Less critical

IMPACT:
System access

WHERE:
From remote

OPERATING SYSTEM:
Avaya Intuity Audix R5
http://secunia.com/product/4586/

DESCRIPTION:
Avaya has acknowledged a vulnerability in Intuity Audix, which can be
exploited by malicious people to cause files to be unpacked to
arbitrary locations on a user's system.

For more information:
SA16495

A race condition when setting file permissions has also been
acknowledged.

SOLUTION:
A patch will reportedly be included in the next major release.

Do not unpack archives from untrusted sources.

ORIGINAL ADVISORY:
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2005-191.pdf

OTHER REFERENCES:
SA16495:
http://secunia.com/advisories/16495/

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