SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : libquicktime (SUSE-SU-2017:1769-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 101223


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


This update for libquicktime fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-9122: A DoS in quicktime_read_moov function in moov.c via acrafted mp4 file was fixed. (bsc#1044077)

- CVE-2017-9123: An invalid memory read in lqt_frame_duration via a crafted mp4 file was fixed.

- CVE-2017-9124: A NULL pointer dereference in quicktime_match_32 via a crafted mp4 file was fixed.

- CVE-2017-9125: A DoS in lqt_frame_duration function in lqt_quicktime.c via crafted mp4 file was fixed.

- CVE-2017-9126: A heap-based buffer overflow in quicktime_read_dref_table via a crafted mp4 file was fixed. (bsc#1044006)

- CVE-2017-9127: A heap-based buffer overflow in quicktime_user_atoms_read_atom via a crafted mp4 file was fixed. (bsc#1044002)

- CVE-2017-9128: A heap-based buffer over-read in quicktime_video_width via a crafted mp4 file was fixed.

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.


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-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-1107=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-1107=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-1107=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-1107=1

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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 101223

File Name: suse_SU-2017-1769-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/07/05

Modified: 2018/01/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 6.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND


Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 6.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:U/RC:X

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libquicktime-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libquicktime0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libquicktime0-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/07/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-9122, CVE-2017-9123, CVE-2017-9124, CVE-2017-9125, CVE-2017-9126, CVE-2017-9127, CVE-2017-9128

OSVDB: 158756, 158757, 158758, 158759, 158863, 158864, 158865