Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2189-1 rzip -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 26 Apr 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-8364.
- More information:
Agostino Sarubbo of Gentoo discovered a heap buffer overflow write in the rzip program (a compression program for large files) when uncompressing maliciously crafted files.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 2.1-2+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your rzip 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