[USN-4927-1] File Roller vulnerability

========================================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4927-1 April 26, 2021
file-roller vulnerability ==========================================================================
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
– Ubuntu 20.10 – Ubuntu 20.04 LTS – Ubuntu 18.04 LTS – Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
Summary:
File Roller could be made to expose sensitive information.
Software Description: – file-roller: archive manager for GNOME
Details:
It was discovered that File Roller incorrectly handled symlinks. An attacker could possibly use this issue to expose sensitive information.
Update instructions:
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
Ubuntu 20.10: file-roller 3.38.0-1ubuntu0.1
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS: file-roller 3.36.3-0ubuntu1.1
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS: file-roller 3.28.0-1ubuntu1.3
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: file-roller 3.16.5-0ubuntu1.5
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
References: ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-4927-1 CVE-2020-36314
Package Information: launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/file-roller/3.38.0-1ubuntu0.1 launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/file-roller/3.36.3-0ubuntu1.1 launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/file-roller/3.28.0-1ubuntu1.3 launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/file-roller/3.16.5-0ubuntu1.5