Security update for spice

SUSE Security Update: Security update for spice
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:0242-1
Rating: important
References: #1109044 #1122706
Cross-References: CVE-2019-3813
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15

An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata is now available.

Description:

This update for spice fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2019-3813: Fixed a out-of-bounds read in the memslot_get_virt function that could lead to denial-of-service or code-execution (bsc#1122706).

Non-security issue fixed:
  • Include spice-server tweak to compensate for performance issues with Windows guests (bsc#1109044).

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 Server Applications 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Server-Applications-15-2019-242=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libspice-server-devel-0.14.0-4.6.2
    • libspice-server1-0.14.0-4.6.2
    • libspice-server1-debuginfo-0.14.0-4.6.2
    • spice-debugsource-0.14.0-4.6.2

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