USN-4937-1: GNOME Autoar vulnerability
6 May 2021
GNOME Autoar could be made to overwrite files.
- gnome-autoar - Archive integration support for GNOME
Ondrej Holy 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.