Vulnerability identifier: #VU26643
Vulnerability risk: High
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Client/Desktop applications / Software for system administration
Vendor: Container Projects
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform directory traversal attacks.
The vulnerability exists due to input validation error when processing directory traversal sequences. A remote attacker can trick a victim to build a malicious container image hosted on an HTTP(s) server and then write files to the user's system anywhere that the user has permissions.
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Vulnerable software versions
buildah: 0.1 - 1.14.3
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?