SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : libraw (SUSE-SU-2019:0005-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 120984


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This update for libraw fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

The following security vulnerabilities were addressed :

CVE-2018-5813: Fixed an error within the 'parse_minolta()' function (dcraw/dcraw.c) that could be exploited to trigger an infinite loop via a specially crafted file. This could be exploited to cause a DoS.(boo#1103200).

CVE-2018-5815: Fixed an integer overflow in the internal/dcraw_common.cpp:parse_qt() function, that could be exploited to cause an infinite loop via a specially crafted Apple QuickTime file. (boo#1103206)

CVE-2018-5804,CVE-2018-5816: Fixed a type confusion error in the identify function (bsc#1097975)

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.


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 Workstation Extension 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-2019-5=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2019-5=1

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 120984

File Name: suse_SU-2019-0005-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/01/07

Updated: 2019/09/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.1

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libraw-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libraw-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libraw-devel-static, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libraw-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libraw-tools-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/01/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/12/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5804, CVE-2018-5813, CVE-2018-5815, CVE-2018-5816