openSUSE Security Update: Security update for cpio ______________________________________________________________________________
Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2021:2689-1 Rating: important References: #1189206 Cross-References: CVE-2021-38185 CVSS scores: CVE-2021-38185 (SUSE): 9.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Affected Products: openSUSE Leap 15.3 ______________________________________________________________________________
An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.
This update for cpio fixes the following issues:
It was possible to trigger Remote code execution due to a integer overflow (CVE-2021-38185, bsc#1189206)
UPDATE: This update was buggy and could lead to hangs, so it has been retracted. There will be a follow up update.
To install this openSUSE 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:
- openSUSE Leap 15.3:
zypper in -t patch openSUSE-SLE-15.3-2021-2689=1
- openSUSE Leap 15.3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
cpio-2.12-3.6.1 cpio-debuginfo-2.12-3.6.1 cpio-debugsource-2.12-3.6.1 cpio-mt-2.12-3.6.1 cpio-mt-debuginfo-2.12-3.6.1
- openSUSE Leap 15.3 (noarch):