USN-5329-1: tar vulnerability
15 March 2022
tar could be made to crash if it received specially crafted file.
- tar - GNU version of the tar archiving utility
It was discovered that tar incorrectly handled certain files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause tar to crash,
resulting in a denial of service.
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.