USN-3699-1: zziplib vulnerabilities
3 July 2018
zziplib could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it opened a specially crafted file.
- zziplib - library providing read access on ZIP-archives - library
It was discovered that zziplib incorrectly handled certain malformed ZIP
files. If a user or automated system were tricked into opening a specially
crafted ZIP file, a remote attacker could cause zziplib to crash, resulting
in a denial of service, or 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.