Security update for sysstat

SUSE Security Update: Security update for sysstat
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:1326-1
Rating: low
References: #1117001 #1117260
Cross-References: CVE-2018-19416 CVE-2018-19517
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

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

  • CVE-2018-19416: Fixed out-of-bounds read during a memmove call inside the remap_struct function (bsc#1117001).
  • CVE-2018-19517: Fixed out-of-bounds read during a memset call inside the remap_struct function (bsc#1117260).

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 Server 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-1326=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2019-1326=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-1326=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2019-1326=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • sysstat-12.0.2-10.18.1
    • sysstat-debuginfo-12.0.2-10.18.1
    • sysstat-debugsource-12.0.2-10.18.1
    • sysstat-isag-12.0.2-10.18.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • sysstat-12.0.2-10.18.1
    • sysstat-debuginfo-12.0.2-10.18.1
    • sysstat-debugsource-12.0.2-10.18.1
    • sysstat-isag-12.0.2-10.18.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (x86_64):
    • sysstat-12.0.2-10.18.1
    • sysstat-debuginfo-12.0.2-10.18.1
    • sysstat-debugsource-12.0.2-10.18.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):
    • sysstat-12.0.2-10.18.1
    • sysstat-debuginfo-12.0.2-10.18.1
    • sysstat-debugsource-12.0.2-10.18.1

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