Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2976-1 gzip -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 10 Apr 2022
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1009168.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-1271.
- More information:
An arbitrary-file-write vulnerability was discovered in gzip, which provides GNU compression utilities.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 1.6-5+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your gzip packages.
For the detailed security status of gzip please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/gzip
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