Security update for apache-pdfbox

SUSE Security Update: Security update for apache-pdfbox
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2630-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1099721
Cross-References: CVE-2018-8036
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for apache-pdfbox fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2018-8036: Fix infinite loop while parsing files that leads to an out of memory issue (bsc#1099721).

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 Module for Development Tools 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-15-2018-1842=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 (noarch):
    • apache-pdfbox-1.8.12-5.3.13

References: