Mageia 2020-0001: apache-commons-compress- security update

    Date05 Jan 2020
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    pdated apache-commons-compress packages fix security vulnerability: A resource consumption vulnerability was discovered in apache-commons- compress in the way NioZipEncoding encodes filenames. Applications that use Compress to create archives, with one of the filenames within the
    MGASA-2020-0001 - Updated apache-commons-compress- packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 05 Jan 2020
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2020-0001.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2019-12402
    
    pdated apache-commons-compress packages fix security vulnerability:
    
    A resource consumption vulnerability was discovered in apache-commons-
    compress in the way NioZipEncoding encodes filenames. Applications that
    use Compress to create archives, with one of the filenames within the
    archive being controlled by the user, may be vulnerable to this flaw.
    A remote attacker could exploit this flaw to cause an infinite loop during
    the archive creation, thus leading to a denial of service (CVE-2019-12402).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=25365
    - https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it./thread/QLJIK2AUOZOWXR3S5XXBUNMOF3RTHTI7/
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-12402
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/apache-commons-compress-1.19-1.mga7
    
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