RHSA-2020:3908

Affecting cpio package, versions <0:2.11-28.el7

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Overview

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to RHSA-2020:3908. 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 unexpect 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 Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.9 Release Notes linked from the References section.

Remediation

Upgrade cpio to version or higher.

References

CVE
RHSA-2020:3908
Snyk ID
SNYK-CENTOS7-CPIO-1014774
Published
01 Oct, 2020