SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : cups (SUSE-SU-2018:4059-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 120183

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for cups fixes the following issues :

Security issue fixed :

CVE-2018-4700: Fixed extremely predictable cookie generation that is effectively breaking the CSRF protection of the CUPS web interface (bsc#1115750).

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 Module for Development Tools 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-15-2018-2882=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Desktop-Applications-15-2018-2882=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2882=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1115750

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-4700/

http://www.nessus.org/u?aa61e01d

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 120183

File Name: suse_SU-2018-4059-1.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/01/02

Modified: 2019/01/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-client-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-config, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-ddk, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-ddk-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:cups-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libcups2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libcups2-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libcups2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libcupscgi1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libcupscgi1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libcupsimage2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libcupsimage2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libcupsmime1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libcupsmime1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libcupsppdc1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libcupsppdc1-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

Patch Publication Date: 2018/12/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-4700