Security update for file

SUSE Security Update: Security update for file
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2020:1294-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1154661 #1169512
Cross-References:CVE-2019-18218
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Python2 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1

An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata is now available.

Description:

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

  • CVE-2019-18218: Fixed a heap-based buffer overflow in cdf_read_property_info() (bsc#1154661).

Non-security issue fixed:
  • Fixed broken '--help' output (bsc#1169512).

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 Python2 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Python2-15-SP1-2020-1294=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2020-1294=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-15-SP1-2020-1294=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2020-1294=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Python2 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • python2-magic-5.32-7.8.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1 (x86_64):
    • file-debugsource-5.32-7.8.1
    • file-devel-32bit-5.32-7.8.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • python3-magic-5.32-7.8.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • file-5.32-7.8.1
    • file-debuginfo-5.32-7.8.1
    • file-debugsource-5.32-7.8.1
    • file-devel-5.32-7.8.1
    • libmagic1-5.32-7.8.1
    • libmagic1-debuginfo-5.32-7.8.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (x86_64):
    • libmagic1-32bit-5.32-7.8.1
    • libmagic1-32bit-debuginfo-5.32-7.8.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • file-magic-5.32-7.8.1

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