Security update for perl

SUSE Security Update: Security update for perl
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:1074-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1082216 #1082233 #1082234
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7

  • An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.

    Description:

    This update for perl fixes the following issues:

    Security issues fixed:

    - CVE-2018-6913: Fixed space calculation issues in pp_pack.c (bsc#1082216).
    - CVE-2018-6798: Fixed heap buffer overflow in regexec.c (bsc#1082233).
    - CVE-2018-6797: Fixed sharp-s regexp overflow (bsc#1082234).

    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 Server 12-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-730=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-730=1
    • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL:
      To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.
    • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2018-730=1

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • perl-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-base-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-base-debuginfo-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-debuginfo-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-debugsource-5.18.2-12.11.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (s390x x86_64):
      • perl-32bit-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-debuginfo-32bit-5.18.2-12.11.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (noarch):
      • perl-doc-5.18.2-12.11.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):
      • perl-32bit-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-base-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-base-debuginfo-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-debuginfo-32bit-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-debuginfo-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-debugsource-5.18.2-12.11.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (noarch):
      • perl-doc-5.18.2-12.11.1
    • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL (x86_64):
      • perl-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-base-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-base-debuginfo-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-debuginfo-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-debugsource-5.18.2-12.11.1
    • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7 (x86_64):
      • perl-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-base-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-base-debuginfo-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-debuginfo-5.18.2-12.11.1
      • perl-debugsource-5.18.2-12.11.1

    References: