SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : libmspack (SUSE-SU-2015:2215-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

libmspack was updated to fix several security vulnerabilities.

- Fix NULL pointer dereference on a crafted CAB.
(bsc#934524, CVE-2014-9732)

- Fix denial of service while processing crafted CHM file.
(bsc#934525, CVE-2015-4467)

- Fix denial of service while processing crafted CHM file.
(bsc#934529, CVE-2015-4472)

- Fix pointer arithmetic overflow during CHM
decompression. (bsc#934526, CVE-2015-4469)

- Fix off-by-one buffer over-read in mspack/mszipd.c.
(bsc#934527, CVE-2015-4470)

- Fix off-by-one buffer under-read in mspack/lzxd.c.
(bsc#934528, CVE-2015-4471)

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/934524
https://bugzilla.suse.com/934525
https://bugzilla.suse.com/934526
https://bugzilla.suse.com/934527
https://bugzilla.suse.com/934528
https://bugzilla.suse.com/934529
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-9732.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4467.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4469.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4470.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4471.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4472.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?8c69b1fd

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 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp4-libmspack-12249=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp3-libmspack-12249=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-libmspack-12249=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch slessp4-libmspack-12249=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-libmspack-12249=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp4-libmspack-12249=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-libmspack-12249=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-libmspack-12249=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-libmspack-12249=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: 87276 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72474
72486
72487
72488
72490
72492

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9732
CVE-2015-4467
CVE-2015-4469
CVE-2015-4470
CVE-2015-4471
CVE-2015-4472

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