Security update for nmap

SUSE Security Update: Security update for nmap
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:2425-1
Rating: important
References: #1135350 #1148742
Cross-References: CVE-2017-18594 CVE-2018-15173
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Packagehub Subpackages 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

This update for nmap fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2017-18594: Fixed a denial of service condition due to a double free when an SSH connection fails. (bsc#1148742)

Non-security issue fixed:
  • Fixed a regression in the version scanner caused, by the fix for CVE-2018-15173. (bsc#1135350)

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 Packagehub Subpackages 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Packagehub-Subpackages-15-2019-2425=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2019-2425=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2019-2425=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2019-2425=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-2425=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Packagehub Subpackages 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • nmap-debuginfo-7.70-3.12.1
    • nmap-debugsource-7.70-3.12.1
    • nping-7.70-3.12.1
    • nping-debuginfo-7.70-3.12.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • ncat-7.70-3.12.1
    • ncat-debuginfo-7.70-3.12.1
    • ndiff-7.70-3.12.1
    • nmap-debuginfo-7.70-3.12.1
    • nmap-debugsource-7.70-3.12.1
    • nping-7.70-3.12.1
    • nping-debuginfo-7.70-3.12.1
    • zenmap-7.70-3.12.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • ncat-7.70-3.12.1
    • ncat-debuginfo-7.70-3.12.1
    • ndiff-7.70-3.12.1
    • nmap-debuginfo-7.70-3.12.1
    • nmap-debugsource-7.70-3.12.1
    • nping-7.70-3.12.1
    • nping-debuginfo-7.70-3.12.1
    • zenmap-7.70-3.12.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • nmap-7.70-3.12.1
    • nmap-debuginfo-7.70-3.12.1
    • nmap-debugsource-7.70-3.12.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • nmap-7.70-3.12.1
    • nmap-debuginfo-7.70-3.12.1
    • nmap-debugsource-7.70-3.12.1

References: