Debian DLA-1287-1 : zziplib security update
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106904
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionIt was discovered that there was a uncontrolled memory allocation issue in zziplib, a ZIP archive library. Remote attackers could leverage this vulnerability to cause a denial of service via a specially crafted file.
For Debian 7 'Wheezy', this issue has been fixed in zziplib version 0.13.56-1.1+deb7u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your zziplib packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.