Debian Security Advisory

DLA-3445-1 cpio -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
04 Jun 2023
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 941412, Bug 992045.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-14866, CVE-2021-38185.
More information:

Two vulnerabilities were fixed in GNU cpio, a program to manage archives of files.

For Debian 10 buster, these problems have been fixed in version 2.12+dfsg-9+deb10u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your cpio packages.

For the detailed security status of cpio please refer to its security tracker page at:

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