Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Yorick Koster discovered that File Roller incorrectly sanitized paths.
If a user were tricked into extracting a specially crafted archive, an
attacker could create and overwrite files outside of the extraction
Update the affected file-roller package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true