MGASA-2021-0233 - Updated tar package fix a security vulnerability

Publication date: 08 Jun 2021
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases: 7, 8
CVE: CVE-2021-20193

A flaw was found in the src/list.c of tar 1.33 and earlier. This flaw allows an attacker who can submit a crafted input file to tar to cause uncontrolled consumption of memory. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to system availability (CVE-2021-20193).

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- 7/core/tar-1.32-1.1.mga7
- 8/core/tar-1.33-2.1.mga8