[ALSA-2021:1582] Moderate: cpio security update
Type:
security
Severity:
moderate
Release date:
2021-05-18
Description:
The cpio packages provide the GNU cpio utility for creating and extracting archives, or copying files from one place to another. Security Fix(es): * cpio: improper input validation when writing tar header fields leads to unexpected tar generation (CVE-2019-14866) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Additional Changes: For detailed information on changes in this release, see the AlmaLinux Release Notes linked from the References section.
References:
Updated packages:
  • cpio-2.12-10.el8.x86_64.rpm
Notes:
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