Security update for tcpdump

SUSE Security Update: Security update for tcpdump
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:4131-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1117267
Cross-References: CVE-2018-19519
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for tcpdump fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed:

  • CVE-2018-19519: Fixed a stack-based buffer over-read in the print_prefix function (bsc#1117267)

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 Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2945=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • tcpdump-4.9.2-3.3.1
    • tcpdump-debuginfo-4.9.2-3.3.1
    • tcpdump-debugsource-4.9.2-3.3.1

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