Security update for libbsd

SUSE Security Update: Security update for libbsd
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2020:1298-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1160551
Cross-References:CVE-2019-20367
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for libbsd fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2019-20367: Fixed an out-of-bounds read during a comparison for a symbol names from the string table (bsc#1160551).

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-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2020-1298=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2020-1298=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libbsd-ctor-static-0.8.7-3.3.17
    • libbsd-debugsource-0.8.7-3.3.17
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libbsd-debugsource-0.8.7-3.3.17
    • libbsd-devel-0.8.7-3.3.17
    • libbsd0-0.8.7-3.3.17
    • libbsd0-debuginfo-0.8.7-3.3.17

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