Security update for file

SUSE Security Update: Security update for file
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:0571-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1096974 #1096984 #1126117 #1126118 #1126119
Cross-References: CVE-2018-10360 CVE-2019-8905 CVE-2019-8906 CVE-2019-8907
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

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

Description:

This update for file fixes the following issues:
The following security vulnerabilities were addressed:

  • CVE-2018-10360: Fixed an out-of-bounds read in the function do_core_note in readelf.c, which allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted ELF file (bsc#1096974)
  • CVE-2019-8905: Fixed a stack-based buffer over-read in do_core_note in readelf.c (bsc#1126118)
  • CVE-2019-8906: Fixed an out-of-bounds read in do_core_note in readelf. c (bsc#1126119)
  • CVE-2019-8907: Fixed a stack corruption in do_core_note in readelf.c (bsc#1126117)

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-15-2019-571=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-571=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • python3-magic-5.32-7.5.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • file-5.32-7.5.1
    • file-debuginfo-5.32-7.5.1
    • file-debugsource-5.32-7.5.1
    • file-devel-5.32-7.5.1
    • libmagic1-5.32-7.5.1
    • libmagic1-debuginfo-5.32-7.5.1
    • python2-magic-5.32-7.5.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (noarch):
    • file-magic-5.32-7.5.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (x86_64):
    • libmagic1-32bit-5.32-7.5.1
    • libmagic1-32bit-debuginfo-5.32-7.5.1

References: