|Affected Products:||Any application that uses the Rasterbar Software libtorrent library (versions ≤ 0.14.3) for BitTorrent file downloads.|
|Class:||Relative Path Traversal (CWE-23), Improper Handling of Syntactically Invalid Structure (CWE-228)|
|Discovered by:||Dimitris Glynos|
We have discovered an “arbitrary file overwrite” vulnerability in libtorrent that allows an
attacker to create and modify arbitrary files (and directories) in remote systems, with the effective rights of the user executing the vulnerable libtorrent-based application.