Security update for dom4j

SUSE Security Update: Security update for dom4j
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2861-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1105443
Cross-References: CVE-2018-1000632
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.0

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for dom4j fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2018-1000632: Prevent XML injection vulnerability that allowed an attacker to tamper with XML documents (bsc#1105443)

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 Manager Server 3.2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-Manager-Server-3.2-2018-2018=1
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.0:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-Manager-Server-3.0-2018-2018=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2 (noarch):
    • dom4j-1.6.1-27.4.1
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.0 (noarch):
    • dom4j-1.6.1-27.4.1