Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1431-1 ant -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 19 Jul 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-10886.
- More information:
unzip and untar target tasks in ant allows the extraction of files outside the target directory. A crafted zip or tar file submitted to an Ant build could create or overwrite arbitrary files with the privileges of the user running Ant.
For Debian 8
Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 1.9.4-3+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your ant packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS