Security update for perl-DBI

SUSE Security Update: Security update for perl-DBI
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2020:3384-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1176492
Cross-References:CVE-2014-10401 CVE-2014-10402
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP2

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for perl-DBI fixes the following issues:

  • DBD::File drivers can open files from folders other than those specifically passed via the f_dir attribute in the data source name (DSN). [bsc#1176492, CVE-2014-10401, CVE-2014-10402]

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 Basesystem 15-SP2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP2-2020-3384=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP2 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • perl-DBI-1.642-3.9.1
    • perl-DBI-debuginfo-1.642-3.9.1
    • perl-DBI-debugsource-1.642-3.9.1