SUSE SLED12 Security Update : libraw (SUSE-SU-2019:0127-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 121297



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


This update for libraw fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

CVE-2018-20365: Fixed a heap-based buffer overflow in the raw2image function of libraw_cxx.cpp (bsc#1120500)

CVE-2018-20364: Fixed a NULL pointer dereference in the copy_bayer function of libraw_cxx.cpp (bsc#1120499)

CVE-2018-20363: Fixed a NULL pointer dereference in the raw2image function of libraw_cxx.cpp (bsc#1120498)

CVE-2018-5817: Fixed an infinite loop in the unpacked_load_raw function of dcraw_common.cpp (bsc#1120515)

CVE-2018-5818: Fixed an infinite loop in the parse_rollei function of dcraw_common.cpp (bsc#1120516)

CVE-2018-5819: Fixed a denial of service in the parse_sinar_ia function of dcraw_common.cpp (bsc#1120517)

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 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP4-2019-127=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP3-2019-127=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2019-127=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2019-127=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-127=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2019-127=1

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 121297

File Name: suse_SU-2019-0127-1.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/22/2019

Updated: 6/26/2024

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-5819


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libraw9-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libraw9, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libraw-debugsource

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/18/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/22/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-20363, CVE-2018-20364, CVE-2018-20365, CVE-2018-5817, CVE-2018-5818, CVE-2018-5819