Updated file-roller packages fix security vulnerabilityPublication date: 04 Jul 2021
Affected Mageia releases : 7 , 8
Updated file-roller package fixes security vulnerability: A path traversal vulnerability was found in file-roller due to an incomplete fix for CVE-2020-11736. It may still be possible to extract files outside of the intended directory in case of malicious archives containing symbolic links. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to data integrity and system availability (CVE-2020-36314). Also, the patch for CVE-2020-11736 was not applied correctly in the previous update for Mageia 7 (MGASA-2020-0218). This has been corrected.