openSUSE Security Update : perl-Archive-Zip (openSUSE-2018-904)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 112004


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for perl-Archive-Zip fixes the following security issue :

- CVE-2018-10860: Prevent directory traversal caused by
not properly sanitizing paths while extracting zip
files. An attacker able to provide a specially crafted
archive for processing could have used this flaw to
write or overwrite arbitrary files in the context of the
perl interpreter (bsc#1099497)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.


Update the affected perl-Archive-Zip package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 112004

File Name: openSUSE-2018-904.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/08/20

Modified: 2018/09/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-Archive-Zip, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10860