KDE-Libs vulnerability

2016-07-26T00:00:00
ID USN-3042-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2016-07-26T00:00:00

Description

Andreas Cord-Landwehr discovered that KDE-Libs incorrectly handled
extracting certain archives. If a user were tricked into extracting a
specially-crafted archive, a remote attacker could use this issue to
overwrite arbitrary files out of the extraction directory.