SUSE SLED12 Security Update : firebird (SUSE-SU-2017:1156-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99980
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for firebird fixes the following security issues :
- CVE-2017-6369: Insufficient checks in the UDF subsystem in Firebird allowed remote authenticated users to execute code by using a 'system' entrypoint from fbudf.so (bsc#1023990).
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 Workstation Extension 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP2-2017-671=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP1-2017-671=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-671=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-671=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-671=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-671=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.