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/1085295

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1085297

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1085583

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1085584

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1085585

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1085589

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

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

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

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

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

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

http://www.nessus.org/u?873a34d4

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118390

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

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/25

Modified: 2018/10/25

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

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

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