SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : libsndfile (SUSE-SU-2018:2065-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111369
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for libsndfile fixes the following issues: Security issues
- CVE-2018-13139: Fix a stack-based buffer overflow in
psf_memset in common.c that allows remote attackers to
cause a denial of service (bsc#1100167).
- CVE-2017-17456: Prevent segmentation fault in the
function d2alaw_array() that may have lead to a remote
- CVE-2017-17457: Prevent segmentation fault in the
function d2ulaw_array() that may have lead to a remote
DoS, a different vulnerability than CVE-2017-14246
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.
SolutionTo 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
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch