SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : poppler (SUSE-SU-2017:1999-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update for poppler fixes the following issues: Security issues
fixed :

- CVE-2017-9775: DoS stack-based buffer overflow in
GfxState.cc in pdftocairo via a crafted PDF document
(bsc#1045719)

- CVE-2017-9776: DoS integer overflow leading to heap
buffer overflow in JBIG2Stream.cc via a crafted PDF
document (bsc#1045721)

- CVE-2017-7515: Stack exhaustion due to infinite
recursive call in pdfunite (bsc#1043088)

- CVE-2017-7511: NULL pointer dereference in pdfunite via
crafted documents (bsc#1041783)

- CVE-2017-9406: Memory leak in the gmalloc function in
gmem.cc (bsc#1042803)

- CVE-2017-9408: Memory leak in the Object::initArray
function (bsc#1042802)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1041783
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1042802
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1042803
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1043088
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1045719
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1045721
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-7511.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-7515.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-9406.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-9408.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-9775.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-9776.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?0bfa02d7

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2017-1237=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-1237=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-1237=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2017-1237=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-1237=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2017-1237=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-1237=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102070 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7511
CVE-2017-7515
CVE-2017-9406
CVE-2017-9408
CVE-2017-9775
CVE-2017-9776

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