SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : gd (SUSE-SU-2020:0623-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 134366

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Synopsis

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

Description

This update for gd fixes the following issues :

CVE-2017-7890: Fixed a buffer over-read into uninitialized memory (bsc#1050241).

CVE-2018-14553: Fixed a NULL pointer dereference in gdImageClone() (bsc#1165471).

CVE-2019-11038: Fixed a information disclosure in gdImageCreateFromXbm() (bsc#1140120).

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 Workstation Extension 12-SP5:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP5-2020-623=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP4-2020-623=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP5:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2020-623=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2020-623=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-623=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2020-623=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2020-623=1

See Also

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-11038/

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1050241

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-7890/

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1140120

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1165471

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14553/

http://www.nessus.org/u?3c0770d8

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 134366

File Name: suse_SU-2020-0623-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/10/2020

Updated: 3/12/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-11038

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux:12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:gd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:gd-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:gd-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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: 3/9/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/2/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11038, CVE-2017-7890, CVE-2018-14553