CVE-2017-5946

2017-02-27T07:59:00
ID CVE-2017-5946
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2020-05-14T12:47:00

Description

The Zip::File component in the rubyzip gem before 1.2.1 for Ruby has a directory traversal vulnerability. If a site allows uploading of .zip files, an attacker can upload a malicious file that uses "../" pathname substrings to write arbitrary files to the filesystem.