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The canonpath function in the File::Spec module in PathTools before 3.62, as used in Perl, does not properly preserve the taint attribute of data, which might allow context-dependent attackers to bypass the taint protection mechanism via a crafted string.

Priority: High
CVSS v3: 7.3
Publish Date: Jan 13, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Jan 20, 2016

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Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --



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