USN-4482-1

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Source
https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-4482-1
Import Source
https://github.com/canonical/ubuntu-security-notices/blob/main/osv/USN-4482-1.json
JSON Data
https://api.osv.dev/v1/vulns/USN-4482-1
Related
Published
2020-09-01T19:27:20.797347Z
Modified
2020-09-01T19:27:20.797347Z
Summary
ark vulnerability
Details

Fabian Vogt discovered that Ark incorrectly handled symbolic links in tar archive files. An attacker could use this to construct a malicious tar archive that, when opened, would create files outside the extraction directory.

References

Affected packages

Ubuntu:20.04:LTS / ark

Package

Name
ark

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
4:19.12.3-0ubuntu1.2

Ecosystem specific

{
    "availability": "No subscription needed",
    "binaries": [
        {
            "ark": "4:19.12.3-0ubuntu1.2"
        }
    ]
}

Ubuntu:18.04:LTS / ark

Package

Name
ark

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
4:17.12.3-0ubuntu1.2

Ecosystem specific

{
    "availability": "No subscription needed",
    "binaries": [
        {
            "ark": "4:17.12.3-0ubuntu1.2"
        }
    ]
}

Ubuntu:16.04:LTS / ark

Package

Name
ark

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
4:15.12.3-0ubuntu1.2

Ecosystem specific

{
    "availability": "No subscription needed",
    "binaries": [
        {
            "ark": "4:15.12.3-0ubuntu1.2"
        }
    ]
}