Security update for gnuplot

SUSE Security Update: Security update for gnuplot
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:0904-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1117463 #1117464 #1117465
Cross-References: CVE-2018-19490 CVE-2018-19491 CVE-2018-19492
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15

An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

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

  • CVE-2018-19492: Fixed a buffer overflow in cairotrm_options function (bsc#1117463)
  • CVE-2018-19491: Fixed a buffer overlow in the PS_options function (bsc#1117464)
  • CVE-2018-19490: Fixed a heap-based buffer overflow in the df_generate_ascii_array_entry function (bsc#1117465)

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-15-2019-904=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • gnuplot-5.2.2-3.3.29
    • gnuplot-debuginfo-5.2.2-3.3.29
    • gnuplot-debugsource-5.2.2-3.3.29
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 (noarch):
    • gnuplot-doc-5.2.2-3.3.29

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