Security update for perl-Archive-Zip

SUSE Security Update: Security update for perl-Archive-Zip
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2385-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1099497
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3

  • An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


    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)

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1641=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-1641=1

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (noarch):
      • perl-Archive-Zip-1.34-3.3.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (noarch):
      • perl-Archive-Zip-1.34-3.3.1