CVE-2015-8607

2016-01-13T15:59:00
ID CVE-2015-8607
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-08-09T01:29:00

Description

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.