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Debian: DSA-3657-1: libarchive security update

Date 30 Aug 2016
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Hanno Boeck and Marcin Noga discovered multiple vulnerabilities in libarchive; processing malformed archives may result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3657-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
August 30, 2016                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : libarchive
CVE ID         : CVE-2015-8916 CVE-2015-8917 CVE-2015-8919 CVE-2015-8920 
                 CVE-2015-8921 CVE-2015-8922 CVE-2015-8923 CVE-2015-8925
                 CVE-2015-8926 CVE-2015-8928 CVE-2015-8930 CVE-2015-8931
                 CVE-2015-8932 CVE-2015-8933 CVE-2015-8934 CVE-2016-4300
                 CVE-2016-4302 CVE-2016-4809 CVE-2016-5844

Hanno Boeck and Marcin Noga discovered multiple vulnerabilities in
libarchive; processing malformed archives may result in denial of
service or the execution of arbitrary code.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 3.1.2-11+deb8u2.

For the testing distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
in version 3.2.1-1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 3.2.1-1.

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/

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