SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : qpdf (SUSE-SU-2018:3066-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117993

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for qpdf fixes the following issues :

qpdf was updated to 7.1.1.

Security issues fixed :

CVE-2017-11627: A stack-consumption vulnerability which allows attackers to cause DoS (bsc#1050577).

CVE-2017-11625: A stack-consumption vulnerability which allows attackers to cause DoS (bsc#1050579).

CVE-2017-11626: A stack-consumption vulnerability which allows attackers to cause DoS (bsc#1050578).

CVE-2017-11624: A stack-consumption vulnerability which allows attackers to cause DoS (bsc#1050581).

CVE-2017-12595: Stack overflow when processing deeply nested arrays and dictionaries (bsc#1055960).

CVE-2017-9209: Remote attackers can cause a denial of service (infinite recursion and stack consumption) via a crafted PDF document (bsc#1040312).

CVE-2017-9210: Remote attackers can cause a denial of service (infinite recursion and stack consumption) via a crafted PDF document (bsc#1040313).

CVE-2017-9208: Remote attackers can cause a denial of service (infinite recursion and stack consumption) via a crafted PDF document (bsc#1040311).

- Check release notes for detailed bug fixes.

- http://qpdf.sourceforge.net/files/qpdf-manual.html#ref.release-notes

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 OpenStack Cloud 7:zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2018-2169=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-2169=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP2-2018-2169=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2018-2169=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-2169=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-2169=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2018-2169=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2018-2169=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-2169=1

SUSE Enterprise Storage 4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-4-2018-2169=1

See Also

http://qpdf.sourceforge.net/files/qpdf-manual.html#ref.release-notes

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1040311

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1040312

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1040313

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1050577

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1050578

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1050579

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1050581

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1055960

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-11624.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-11625.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-11626.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-11627.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-12595.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-9208.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-9209.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-9210.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?8a835fbc

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117993

File Name: suse_SU-2018-3066-1.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/09

Modified: 2018/10/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-filters, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-filters-cups-browsed, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-filters-cups-browsed-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-filters-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-filters-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-filters-foomatic-rip, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-filters-foomatic-rip-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-filters-ghostscript, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-filters-ghostscript-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libqpdf18, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libqpdf18-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:qpdf, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:qpdf-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:qpdf-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-11624, CVE-2017-11625, CVE-2017-11626, CVE-2017-11627, CVE-2017-12595, CVE-2017-9208, CVE-2017-9209, CVE-2017-9210