DBI Module on Perl DBD::File f_dir permission assignment

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A vulnerability was found in DBI Module on Perl (version unknown). It has been classified as critical. Affected is the function DBD::File. The manipulation of the argument f_dir with an unknown input leads to a permission assignment vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-732. The product specifies permissions for a security-critical resource in a way that allows that resource to be read or modified by unintended actors. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

An issue was discovered in the DBI module before 1.632 for Perl. DBD::File drivers can open files from folders other than those specifically passed via the f_dir attribute.

The weakness was published 12/01/2022. The advisory is shared for download at metacpan.org. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2014-10401 since 09/11/2020. There are known technical details, but no exploit is available.

Applying the patch caedc0d7d602f5b2ae5efc1b00f39efeafb7b05a is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at github.com.

Similar entry is available at VDB-237094.




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Class: Permission assignment
CWE: CWE-732 / CWE-275 / CWE-266

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Patch: caedc0d7d602f5b2ae5efc1b00f39efeafb7b05a


09/11/2020 🔍
12/01/2022 +811 days 🔍
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Advisory: caedc0d7d602f5b2ae5efc1b00f39efeafb7b05a
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2014-10401 (🔍)
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Created: 12/01/2022 07:59 AM
Updated: 12/25/2022 07:13 AM
Changes: 12/01/2022 07:59 AM (56), 12/25/2022 07:02 AM (1), 12/25/2022 07:13 AM (1)
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