> Tar reader tries to examine last character of an empty filename
libarchive-2.8 does not appear to be vulnerable in the same way, as it rejects the invalid archive early.
Created libarchive tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1352776]
This issue has been addressed in the following products:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Via RHSA-2016:1844 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1844.html