USN-2472-1: unzip vulnerabilities
14 January 2015
unzip could be made to crash or run programs if it opened a specially crafted file.
- unzip - De-archiver for .zip files
Wolfgang Ettlinger discovered that unzip incorrectly handled certain
malformed zip archives. If a user or automated system were tricked into
processing a specially crafted zip archive, an attacker could possibly
execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.