Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1457-1 ant -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
05 Aug 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 904191.
More information:

The fix for CVE-2018-10886 was incomplete in the previous upload. New changes was implemented upstream which check and resolve symlinks before expanding the archives.

For Debian 8 Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 1.9.4-3+deb8u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your ant packages.

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