USN-4937-2: GNOME Autoar regression
07 June 2021
USN-4937-1 introduced a regression in GNOME Autoar.
- gnome-autoar - Archive integration support for GNOME
USN-4937-1 fixed a vulnerability in GNOME Autoar. The update caused a
regression when extracting certain archives. This update fixes the problem.
Original advisory details:
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.