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Date: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:33:51 +0530 (IST)
From: P J P <>
To: oss security list <>
Subject: CVE-2020-7211 QEMU: Slirp: potential directory traversal using
 relative paths via tftp server on Windows host


A potential directory traversal issue was found in the tftp server of the 
SLiRP user-mode networking implementation used by QEMU. It could occur on 
Windows host, as it allows to use both forward ('/') and backward slash('\') 
tokens as separators in a file path.

A user able to access the tftp server could use this flaw to access undue 
files by using relative paths.

Upstream patch:

'CVE-2020-7211' assigned via ->

Thank you.
Prasad J Pandit / Red Hat Product Security Team
8685 545E B54C 486B C6EB 271E E285 8B5A F050 DE8D

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