Security update for xerces-c

SUSE Security Update: Security update for xerces-c
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:0977-1
Rating: low
References: #1083630
Cross-References: CVE-2017-12627
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for xerces-c fixes the following issue:

  • CVE-2017-12627: Processing of external DTD paths could have resulted in a null pointer dereference under certain conditions (bsc#1083630)

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 Open Buildservice Development Tools 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2019-977=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-977=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • xerces-c-3.1.4-3.3.25
    • xerces-c-debuginfo-3.1.4-3.3.25
    • xerces-c-debugsource-3.1.4-3.3.25
    • xerces-c-doc-3.1.4-3.3.25
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libxerces-c-3_1-3.1.4-3.3.25
    • libxerces-c-3_1-debuginfo-3.1.4-3.3.25
    • libxerces-c-devel-3.1.4-3.3.25
    • xerces-c-debuginfo-3.1.4-3.3.25
    • xerces-c-debugsource-3.1.4-3.3.25

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