Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2082-1 unzip -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
28 Jan 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-1000035.
More information:

An issue has been found in unzip, a de-archiver for .zip files. While processing a password protected archive, a heap-based buffer overflow could happen, that allows an attacker to perform a denial of service or to possibly achieve code execution.

For Debian 8 Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 6.0-16+deb8u6.

We recommend that you upgrade your unzip packages.

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