USN-4733-1: GNOME Autoar vulnerability
11 February 2021
GNOME Autoar could be made to overwrite files.
- gnome-autoar - Archive integration support for GNOME
Yiğit Can Yılmaz discovered that GNOME Autoar could extract files outside
of the intended directory. If a user were tricked into extracting a
specially crafted archive, a remote attacker could create files in
arbitrary locations, possibly leading to code execution.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make
all the necessary changes.