Ubuntu 3703-1: Archive Zip

    Date 04 Jul 2018
    5450
    Posted By Anthony Pell
    Archive Zip module could be made to expose sensitive information if it received a specially crafted input.
    ==========================================================================
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3703-1
    July 04, 2018
    
    libarchive-zip-perl vulnerability
    ==========================================================================
    
    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 17.10
    - Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
    
    Summary:
    
    Archive Zip module could be made to expose sensitive information
    if it received a specially crafted input.
    
    Software Description:
    - libarchive-zip-perl: Perl module for manipulation of ZIP archives
    
    Details:
    
    It was discovered that the Archive Zip module incorrectly handled
    certain inputs. An attacker could possibly use this to access sensitive
    information.
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
      libarchive-zip-perl             1.60-1ubuntu0.1
    
    Ubuntu 17.10:
      libarchive-zip-perl             1.59-1ubuntu0.1
    
    Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
      libarchive-zip-perl             1.56-2ubuntu0.1
    
    Ubuntu 14.04 LTS:
      libarchive-zip-perl             1.30-7ubuntu0.1
    
    In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary
    changes.
    
    References:
      https://usn.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3703-1
      CVE-2018-10860
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libarchive-zip-perl/1.60-1ubuntu0.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libarchive-zip-perl/1.59-1ubuntu0.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libarchive-zip-perl/1.56-2ubuntu0.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libarchive-zip-perl/1.30-7ubuntu0.1
    

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