Date: Tue, 8 Jun 2010 14:51:35 -0600 From: Vincent Danen <vdanen@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org> Subject: Re: jar, fastjar directory traversal vulnerabilities * [2010-06-08 16:01:30 -0400] Steven M. Christey wrote: >On Tue, 8 Jun 2010, Vincent Danen wrote: > >>What makes things worse is that it doesn't look like CVE-2005-1080 was >>ever fixed. So I'm not sure if this "new" jar issue needs a new CVE >>name, or if it would be covered under CVE-2005-1080 (since nothing ever >>claimed to fix this directory traversal vulnerability in jar). > >If a bug appears in versions X and Y, and there is no evidence that a >fix was ever applied between versions X and Y, then the original >CVE's description is simply updated. Awesome, thanks for the clarification. -- Vincent Danen / Red Hat Security Response Team
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