USN-5171-2: Long Range ZIP vulnerabilities
9 December 2021
Several security issues were fixed in Long Range ZIP.
- lrzip - compression program with a very high compression ratio
USN-5171-1 fixed vulnerabilities in Long Range ZIP.
This update provides the corresponding updates for Ubuntu 14.04 ESM and
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that Long Range ZIP incorrectly handled certain
specially crafted lrz files. A remote attacker could possibly use this
issue to cause a denial of service (crash) or other unspecified impact.
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.