Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2859-1 zziplib -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 28 Dec 2021
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-18442.
- More information:
An issue has been found in zziplib, a library providing read access on ZIP-archive. Because of mishandling a return value, an attacker might cause a denial of service due to an infinite loop.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 0.13.62-3.2~deb9u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your zziplib packages.
For the detailed security status of zziplib please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/zziplib
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