SUSE-SU-2018:2385-1: moderate: Security update for perl-Archive-Zip

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for perl-Archive-Zip

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:2385-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1099497 
Cross-References:   CVE-2018-10860
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):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (noarch):



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