openSUSE Security Update : unixODBC (openSUSE-2018-684)

High Nessus Plugin ID 110829


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for unixODBC to version 2.3.6 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2018-7409: Buffer overflow in unicode_to_ansi_copy()
was fixed in 2.3.5 (bsc#1082290)

- CVE-2018-7485: Swapped arguments in SQLWriteFileDSN() in
odbcinst/SQLWriteFileDSN.c (bsc#1082484)

Other fixes :

- Enabled --enable-fastvalidate option in configure

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update


Update the affected unixODBC packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 110829

File Name: openSUSE-2018-684.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/02

Modified: 2018/09/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:unixODBC, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:unixODBC-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:unixODBC-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:unixODBC-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:unixODBC-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:unixODBC-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-7409, CVE-2018-7485