Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2180-1 file-roller -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 18 Apr 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 956638.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-11736.
- More information:
fr-archive-libarchive.c in GNOME file-roller through 3.36.1 allows Directory Traversal during extraction because it lacks a check of whether a file's parent is a symlink to a directory outside of the intended extraction location.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 3.14.1-1+deb8u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your file-roller 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