Plexus-Archiver Security Update for Debian
Posted on: 06/13/2018 06:04 AM

Updated plexus-archiver packages has been released for Debian GNU/Linux 8 and 9

Plexus-Archiver Security Update for Debian


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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4227-1 security@debian.org
https://www.debian.org/security/ Salvatore Bonaccorso
June 12, 2018 https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : plexus-archiver
CVE ID : CVE-2018-1002200
Debian Bug : 900953

Danny Grander discovered a directory traversal flaw in plexus-archiver,
an Archiver plugin for the Plexus compiler system, allowing an attacker
to overwrite any file writable by the extracting user via a specially
crafted Zip archive.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed
in version 1.2-1+deb8u1.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.2-1+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your plexus-archiver packages.

For the detailed security status of plexus-archiver please refer to its
security tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/plexus-archiver

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/




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