Security update for sqlite3

SUSE Security Update: Security update for sqlite3
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:14228-1
Rating: important
References: #1085790 #1155787
Cross-References: CVE-2017-2518 CVE-2018-8740
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for sqlite3 fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2017-2518: Fixed a use-after-free vulnerability which could have led to buffer overflow via a crafted SQL statement (bsc#1155787).
  • CVE-2018-8740: Fixed a null pointer dereference caused when CREATE TABLE AS statement is used (bsc#1085790).

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 Debuginfo 11-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-sqlite3-14228=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 (i586 s390x x86_64):
    • sqlite3-debugsource-3.6.4-4.8.1