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    Debian: DSA-4759-1: ark security update

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    Fabian Vogt reported that the Ark archive manager did not sanitise extraction paths, which could result in maliciously crafted archives with symlinks writing outside the extraction directory.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4759-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    September 04, 2020                    https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : ark
    CVE ID         : CVE-2020-24654
    Debian Bug     : 969437
    
    Fabian Vogt reported that the Ark archive manager did not sanitise
    extraction paths, which could result in maliciously crafted archives
    with symlinks writing outside the extraction directory.
    
    For the stable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in
    version 4:18.08.3-1+deb10u2.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your ark packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of ark please refer to its security
    tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/ark
    
    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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