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SUSE: CVE-2018-17828: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/01/2018
Created
03/19/2019
Added
10/24/2018
Modified
10/22/2021

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in ZZIPlib 0.13.69 allows attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in a zip file, because of the function unzzip_cat in the bins/unzzipcat-mem.c file.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-libzzip-0-13
  • suse-upgrade-libzzip-0-13-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-zziplib-devel
  • suse-upgrade-zziplib-devel-32bit

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