SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : tiff (SUSE-SU-2018:3911-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119214

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for tiff fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

CVE-2018-12900: Fixed heap-based buffer overflow in the cpSeparateBufToContigBuf (bsc#1099257).

CVE-2018-18661: Fixed NULL pointer dereference in the function LZWDecode in the file tif_lzw.c (bsc#1113672).

CVE-2018-18557: Fixed JBIG decode can lead to out-of-bounds write (bsc#1113094).

Non-security issues fixed: asan_build: build ASAN included

debug_build: build more suitable for debugging

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-SP3-2018-2782=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-2782=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-2782=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1099257

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1113094

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1113672

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-12900/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-18557/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-18661/

http://www.nessus.org/u?2f8128f8

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 119214

File Name: suse_SU-2018-3911-1.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/11/27

Modified: 2018/11/27

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: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtiff5, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libtiff5-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:tiff, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:tiff-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:tiff-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: 2018/11/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12900, CVE-2018-18557, CVE-2018-18661