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    Debian: DSA-3113-1: unzip security update

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    Michele Spagnuolo of the Google Security Team discovered that unzip, an extraction utility for archives compressed in .zip format, is affected by heap-based buffer overflows within the CRC32 verification function (CVE-2014-8139), the test_compr_eb() function (CVE-2014-8140) and the
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3113-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                      Salvatore Bonaccorso
    December 28, 2014                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : unzip
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-8139 CVE-2014-8140 CVE-2014-8141
    Debian Bug     : 773722
    
    Michele Spagnuolo of the Google Security Team discovered that unzip, an
    extraction utility for archives compressed in .zip format, is affected
    by heap-based buffer overflows within the CRC32 verification function
    (CVE-2014-8139), the test_compr_eb() function (CVE-2014-8140) and the
    getZip64Data() function (CVE-2014-8141), which may lead to the execution
    of arbitrary code.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 6.0-8+deb7u1.
    
    For the upcoming stable distribution (jessie), these problems will be
    fixed soon.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 6.0-13.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your unzip 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/
    
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