SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : exempi (SUSE-SU-2018:3389-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118390

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for exempi fixes the following security issues :

CVE-2017-18233: Prevent integer overflow in the Chunk class that
allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop)
via crafted XMP data in a .avi file (bsc#1085584).

CVE-2017-18238: The TradQT_Manager::ParseCachedBoxes function allowed
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via
crafted XMP data in a .qt file (bsc#1085583).

CVE-2018-7728: Fixed heap-based buffer overflow, which allowed denial
of service via crafted TIFF image (bsc#1085297).

CVE-2018-7730: Fixed heap-based buffer overflow in
XMPFiles/source/FormatSupport/PSIR_FileWriter.cpp (bsc#1085295).

CVE-2017-18236: The ASF_Support::ReadHeaderObject function allowed
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a
crafted .asf file (bsc#1085589).

CVE-2017-18234: Prevent use-after-free that allowed remote attackers
to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact
via a .pdf file containing JPEG data (bsc#1085585).

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-SP3-2018-2434=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-2434=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-2434=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1085295

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1085297

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1085583

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1085584

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1085585

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1085589

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-18233/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-18234/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-18236/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-18238/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-7728/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-7730/

http://www.nessus.org/u?0df66fb9

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118390

File Name: suse_SU-2018-3389-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/25

Modified: 2018/12/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

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:exempi-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libexempi3, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libexempi3-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-18233, CVE-2017-18234, CVE-2017-18236, CVE-2017-18238, CVE-2018-7728, CVE-2018-7730