USN-4169-1: libarchive vulnerability
29 October 2019
libarchive could be made to execute arbitrary code if it received specially crafted archive file.
- libarchive - Library to read/write archive files
It was discovered that libarchive incorrectly handled certain archive files.
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.