FEDORA-2018-8f4b3fa844

security update in Fedora 27 for sharutils

Status: stable a year ago

This release fixes a heap buffer overflow when processing a shar archive by unshar tool if the arhive contains overlong lines.

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2018-8f4b3fa844

Comments 5

This update has been submitted for testing by ppisar.

This update has been pushed to testing.

This update has reached 7 days in testing and can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

This update has been submitted for stable by ppisar.

This update has been pushed to stable.

Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
unspecified
Karma
0
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush
Disabled
Dates
submitted a year ago
in testing a year ago
in stable a year ago

Related Bugs 2

00 #1548018 sharutils: heap-buffer-overflow in find_archive in unshar.c
00 #1548019 sharutils: heap-buffer-overflow in find_archive in unshar.c [fedora-all]

Automated Test Results