SUSE SLES12 Security Update : exiv2 (SUSE-SU-2020:0860-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 135223
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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for exiv2 fixes the following issues :

CVE-2018-17581: Fixed an excessive stack consumption in CiffDirectory:readDirectory() which might have led to denial of service (bsc#1110282).

CVE-2019-13110: Fixed an integer overflow and an out of bounds read in CiffDirectory:readDirectory which might have led to denial of service (bsc#1142678).

CVE-2019-13113: Fixed a potential denial of service via an invalid data location in a CRW image (bsc#1142683).

CVE-2019-17402: Fixed an improper validation of the relationship of the total size to the offset and size in Exiv2::getULong (bsc#1153577).

CVE-2019-20421: Fixed an infinite loop triggered via an input file (bsc#1161901).

CVE-2017-9239: Fixed a segmentation fault in TiffImageEntry::doWriteImage function (bsc#1040973).

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 Software Development Kit 12-SP5:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2020-860=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2020-860=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-860=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2020-860=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1040973

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1110282

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1142678

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1142683

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1153577

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1161901

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-9239/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-17581/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-13110/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-13113/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-17402/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-20421/

http://www.nessus.org/u?bba0043d

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 135223

File Name: suse_SU-2020-0860-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/6/2020

Updated: 4/8/2020

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:exiv2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:exiv2-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libexiv2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libexiv2-12-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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: 4/3/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/26/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-9239, CVE-2018-17581, CVE-2019-13110, CVE-2019-13113, CVE-2019-17402, CVE-2019-20421