Family: Slackware Local Security Checks --> Category: infos
SSA-2003-237-01 unzip vulnerability patched Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
SSA-2003-237-01 unzip vulnerability patched
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Upgraded infozip packages are available for Slackware 9.0 and -current.
These fix a security issue where a specially crafted archive may
overwrite files (including system files anywhere on the filesystem)
upon extraction by a user with sufficient permissions.
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