Ubuntu 4.10 / 5.04 / 5.10 : unzip regression fix (USN-248-2)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2006-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2006-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

USN-248-1 fixed a vulnerability in unzip. However, that update
inadvertedly changed the field order in the contents listing output,
which broke unzip frontends like file-roller. The updated packages fix
this regression.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution :

Update the affected unzip package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21057 ()

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