SUSE SLES11 Security Update : gtk2 (SUSE-SU-2016:2532-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 94268
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for gtk2 fixes the following security issues :
- CVE-2016-6352: Some crashes were fixed, including a out of bounds write in the OneLine32() function that could be used by attackers to crash GTK/GDK programs.
- CVE-2013-7447: Avoid overflow when allocating a cairo pixbuf (bsc#966682).
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.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch sdksp4-gtk2-12787=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-gtk2-12787=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-gtk2-12787=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.