Security update for zziplib

SUSE Security Update: Security update for zziplib
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:3220-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1110687
Cross-References: CVE-2018-17828
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for zziplib fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2018-17828: Remove any "../" components from pathnames of extracted files to avoid path traversal during unpacking. (bsc#1110687)

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 Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2302=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libzzip-0-13-0.13.69-3.3.1
    • libzzip-0-13-debuginfo-0.13.69-3.3.1
    • zziplib-debugsource-0.13.69-3.3.1
    • zziplib-devel-0.13.69-3.3.1
    • zziplib-devel-debuginfo-0.13.69-3.3.1