SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : gd (SUSE-SU-2018:2837-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117699
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for gd fixes the following issues :
Security issue fixed :
CVE-2018-1000222: Fixed a double free vulnerability in gdImageBmpPtr()
that could result in remote code execution. This could have been
exploited via a specially crafted JPEG image files. (bsc#1105434)
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 Workstation Extension 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch
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