GLSA-201611-01 : UnZip: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201611-01
(UnZip: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities were found in UnZip. Please review the
referenced CVE’s for additional information.

Impact :

Remote attackers could execute arbitrary code or cause Denial of
Service.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201611-01

Solution :

All UnZip users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-arch/unzip-6.0_p20'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94460 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8139
CVE-2014-8140
CVE-2014-8141
CVE-2014-9636

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