USN-4332-2: File Roller vulnerability
27 April 2020
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
File Roller could be made to expose sensitive information.
- file-roller - archive manager for GNOME
USN-4332-1 fixed vulnerabilities in File Roller. This update provides the corresponding update for Ubuntu 20.04 LTS.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that File Roller incorrectly handled symlinks. An attacker could possibly use this issue to expose sensitive information.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.