Security update for libsoup

SUSE Security Update: Security update for libsoup
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2204-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1052916 #1086036 #1100097
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3

  • An update that solves two vulnerabilities and has one errata is now available.

    Description:

    This update for libsoup fixes the following issues:

    Security issue fixed:

    - CVE-2018-12910: Fix crash when handling empty hostnames (bsc#1100097).
    - CVE-2017-2885: Fix chunk decoding buffer overrun that could be exploited
    against either clients or servers (bsc#1052916).

    Bug fixes:

    - bsc#1086036: translation-update-upstream commented out for Leap

    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-SP3-2018-1497=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1497=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-1497=1

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • libsoup-debugsource-2.62.2-5.7.1
      • libsoup-devel-2.62.2-5.7.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • libsoup-2_4-1-2.62.2-5.7.1
      • libsoup-2_4-1-debuginfo-2.62.2-5.7.1
      • libsoup-debugsource-2.62.2-5.7.1
      • typelib-1_0-Soup-2_4-2.62.2-5.7.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (s390x x86_64):
      • libsoup-2_4-1-32bit-2.62.2-5.7.1
      • libsoup-2_4-1-debuginfo-32bit-2.62.2-5.7.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (noarch):
      • libsoup-lang-2.62.2-5.7.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):
      • libsoup-2_4-1-2.62.2-5.7.1
      • libsoup-2_4-1-32bit-2.62.2-5.7.1
      • libsoup-2_4-1-debuginfo-2.62.2-5.7.1
      • libsoup-2_4-1-debuginfo-32bit-2.62.2-5.7.1
      • libsoup-debugsource-2.62.2-5.7.1
      • typelib-1_0-Soup-2_4-2.62.2-5.7.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (noarch):
      • libsoup-lang-2.62.2-5.7.1

    References: