SUSE SLES12 Security Update : libapr1 (SUSE-SU-2018:1196-1)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 109679

Synopsis

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

Description

This update fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-12613: DoS or information disclosure in pr_exp_time*() or apr_os_exp_time*() functions (bsc#1064982).

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.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

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-SP3-2018-835=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-835=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1064982

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-12613/

http://www.nessus.org/u?3c162ab8

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 109679

File Name: suse_SU-2018-1196-1.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/05/10

Updated: 2019/09/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 3.6

Temporal Score: 2.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libapr1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libapr1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libapr1-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/05/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/10/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-12613