Security update for rubygem-loofah

SUSE Security Update: Security update for rubygem-loofah
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:0394-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1085967 #1113969
Cross-References: CVE-2018-16468 CVE-2018-8048
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for rubygem-loofah fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed:

  • CVE-2018-16468: Fixed XXS by removing the svg animate attribute `from` from the allowlist (bsc#1113969).
  • CVE-2018-8048: Fixed XSS vulnerability due to unescaped characters by libcxml2 (bsc#1085967).

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 OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-8-2019-394=1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2019-394=1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-4-2019-394=1

Package List:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 (x86_64):
    • ruby2.1-rubygem-loofah-2.0.2-3.5.1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (aarch64 s390x x86_64):
    • ruby2.1-rubygem-loofah-2.0.2-3.5.1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 (aarch64 x86_64):
    • ruby2.1-rubygem-loofah-2.0.2-3.5.1