Do your applications use this vulnerable package?
In a few clicks we can analyze your entire application and see what components are vulnerable in your application, and suggest you quick fixes.Test your applications
- Snyk ID SNYK-CENTOS8-LIBARCHIVE-2320820
- published 16 Dec 2021
- disclosed 21 Aug 2021
How to fix?
libarchive to version 0:3.3.3-3.el8_5 or higher.
Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream
libarchive package and not the
libarchive package as distributed by
How to fix? for
Centos:8 relevant fixed versions and status.
An improper link resolution flaw while extracting an archive can lead to changing the access control list (ACL) of the target of the link. An attacker may provide a malicious archive to a victim user, who would trigger this flaw when trying to extract the archive. A local attacker may use this flaw to change the ACL of a file on the system and gain more privileges.