Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1467-1 ruby-zip -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 15 Aug 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 902720.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-1000544.
- More information:
It was found that rubyzip, a Ruby module for reading and writing zip files, contained a Directory Traversal vulnerability that can be exploited to write arbitrary files to the filesystem.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 1.1.6-1+deb8u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your ruby-zip 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