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Unzip security fix FC3

This update fixes TOCTOU security issue in unzip. Fedora Core 3.

  • Vendor: Fedora
  • Vendor ID: FEDORA-2005-844
  • Date: September 09, 2005

Fedora Update Notification

Product : Fedora Core 3
Name : unzip
Version : 5.51
Release : 4.fc3
Summary : A utility for unpacking zip files.
Description :
The unzip utility is used to list, test, or extract files from a zip
archive. Zip archives are commonly found on MS-DOS systems. The zip
utility, included in the zip package, creates zip archives. Zip and
unzip are both compatible with archives created by PKWARE(R)'s PKZIP
for MS-DOS, but the programs' options and default behaviors do differ
in some respects.

Update Information:

This update fixes TOCTOU issue in unzip.

* Wed Aug 3 2005 Ivana Varekova [email protected]> 5.51-4.fc3
- fix bug 164928 - TOCTOU issue in unzip

This update can be downloaded from:

1986eb3284676935cf5a089c9895f530 SRPMS/unzip-5.51-4.fc3.src.rpm
88158ea088b919096576f2bf1067c93c x86_64/unzip-5.51-4.fc3.x86_64.rpm
33f279a5938435cba79e1e9926548572 x86_64/debug/unzip-debuginfo-5.51-4.fc3.x86_64.rpm
3cbb410a6e2ea6e2af8d60ab9cc4bfce i386/unzip-5.51-4.fc3.i386.rpm
044b3d0355e3d624b0f0c08b0bfef950 i386/debug/unzip-debuginfo-5.51-4.fc3.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.

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