Security update for ant

SUSE Security Update: Security update for ant
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2838-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1100053
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for ant fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2018-10886: Fixed a path traversal vulnerability in malformed zip file paths, which allowed arbitrary file writes and could potentially lead to code execution (bsc#1100053)

Patch Instructions:

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-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-1988=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1988=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (noarch):
    • ant-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-antlr-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-apache-bcel-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-apache-bsf-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-apache-log4j-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-apache-oro-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-apache-regexp-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-apache-resolver-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-commons-logging-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-javadoc-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-javamail-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-jdepend-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-jmf-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-junit-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-manual-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-scripts-1.9.4-3.3.1
    • ant-swing-1.9.4-3.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (noarch):
    • ant-1.9.4-3.3.1