[SECURITY] [DLA 810-1] libarchive security update

2017-01-31T07:47:10
ID DEBIAN:DLA-810-1:E07AE
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2017-01-31T07:47:10

Description

Package : libarchive Version : 3.0.4-3+wheezy5+deb7u1 CVE ID : CVE-2017-5601 Debian Bug : #853278

It was discovered that there was a heap buffer overflow in libarchive, a multi-format archive and compression library.

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", this issue has been fixed in libarchive version 3.0.4-3+wheezy5+deb7u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libarchive packages.

Regards,


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