openSUSE Security Update : file (openSUSE-2019-345)

high Nessus Plugin ID 122942

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for file fixes the following issues :

The following security vulnerabilities were addressed :

- CVE-2018-10360: Fixed an out-of-bounds read in the function do_core_note in readelf.c, which allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted ELF file (bsc#1096974)

- CVE-2019-8905: Fixed a stack-based buffer over-read in do_core_note in readelf.c (bsc#1126118)

- CVE-2019-8906: Fixed an out-of-bounds read in do_core_note in readelf. c (bsc#1126119)

- CVE-2019-8907: Fixed a stack corruption in do_core_note in readelf.c (bsc#1126117)

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

Solution

Update the affected file packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1096984

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1096974

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1126117

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1126118

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1126119

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 122942

File Name: openSUSE-2019-345.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/19/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:opensuse:15.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:file:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:file-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:file-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:file-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:file-magic:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libmagic1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libmagic1-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libmagic1-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:file-devel-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libmagic1-32bit-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python2-magic:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:python3-magic:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/23/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/11/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10360, CVE-2019-8905, CVE-2019-8906, CVE-2019-8907