[SECURITY] [DSA 3180-1] libarchive security update

2015-03-05T20:57:58
ID DEBIAN:DSA-3180-1:71594
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2015-03-05T20:57:58

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-3180-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Alessandro Ghedini March 05, 2015 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : libarchive CVE ID : no yet available Debian Bug : 778266

Alexander Cherepanov discovered that bsdcpio, an implementation of the 'cpio' program part of the libarchive project, is susceptible to a directory traversal vulnerability via absolute paths.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 3.0.4-3+wheezy1.

For the upcoming stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 3.1.2-11.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 3.1.2-11.

We recommend that you upgrade your libarchive packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org