Security update for libconfuse0

SUSE Security Update: Security update for libconfuse0
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2022:3331-1
Rating: important
References: #1203326
Cross-References:CVE-2022-40320
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 12

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for libconfuse0 fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2022-40320: Fixed a heap-based buffer over-read in cfg_tilde_expand in confuse.c (bsc#1203326).

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 HPC 12:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-HPC-12-2022-3331=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 12 (aarch64 x86_64):
    • libconfuse-devel-2.8-3.6.1
    • libconfuse0-2.8-3.6.1
    • libconfuse0-debuginfo-2.8-3.6.1
    • libconfuse0-debugsource-2.8-3.6.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 12 (noarch):
    • libconfuse0-lang-2.8-3.6.1

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