Package : ruby-archive-tar-minitar Version : 0.5.2-2+deb7u1 CVE ID : CVE-2016-10173 Debian Bug : 853249
It has been found that rubygem archive-tar-minitar allows attackers to overwrite arbitrary files during archive extraction via a .. (dot dot) in an extracted filename.
For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version 0.5.2-2+deb7u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your ruby-archive-tar-minitar packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS