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Ubuntu: USN-4672-1 (CVE-2019-13232): unzip vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-4672-1 (CVE-2019-13232): unzip vulnerabilities

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/04/2019
Created
12/18/2020
Added
12/17/2020
Modified
06/10/2021

Description

Info-ZIP UnZip 6.0 mishandles the overlapping of files inside a ZIP container, leading to denial of service (resource consumption), aka a "better zip bomb" issue.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-available
  • ubuntu-upgrade-desktop
  • ubuntu-upgrade-infra
  • ubuntu-upgrade-unzip

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