openSUSE Security Update : glib2 (openSUSE-2018-1485)

High Nessus Plugin ID 119493

New! Vulnerability Priority Rating (VPR)

Tenable calculates a dynamic VPR for every vulnerability. VPR combines vulnerability information with threat intelligence and machine learning algorithms to predict which vulnerabilities are most likely to be exploited in attacks. Read more about what VPR is and how it's different from CVSS.

VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for glib2 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2018-16428: Do not do a NULL pointer dereference (crash). Avoid that, at the cost of introducing a new translatable error message (bsc#1107121).

- CVE-2018-16429: Fixed out-of-bounds read vulnerability ing_markup_parse_context_parse() (bsc#1107116).

Non-security issue fixed :

- various GVariant parsing issues have been resolved (bsc#1111499)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected glib2 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1107116

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1107121

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1111499

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 119493

File Name: openSUSE-2018-1485.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/12/07

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gio-branding-upstream, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:glib2-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:glib2-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:glib2-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:glib2-devel-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:glib2-devel-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:glib2-devel-static, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:glib2-lang, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:glib2-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:glib2-tools-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:glib2-tools-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:glib2-tools-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgio-2_0-0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgio-2_0-0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgio-2_0-0-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgio-2_0-0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgio-fam, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgio-fam-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgio-fam-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgio-fam-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libglib-2_0-0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libglib-2_0-0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libglib-2_0-0-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libglib-2_0-0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgmodule-2_0-0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgmodule-2_0-0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgmodule-2_0-0-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgmodule-2_0-0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgobject-2_0-0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgobject-2_0-0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgobject-2_0-0-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgobject-2_0-0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgthread-2_0-0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgthread-2_0-0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgthread-2_0-0-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgthread-2_0-0-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/12/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-16428, CVE-2018-16429