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[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2018:0398-1: important: Security update for plasma5-workspace
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for plasma5-workspace

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2018:0398-1
Rating: important
References: #1013550 #1079429 #1079751
Cross-References: CVE-2018-6790 CVE-2018-6791
Affected Products:
SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12

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


This update for plasma5-workspace fixes security issues and bugs.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed:

- CVE-2018-6790: Desktop notifications could have been used to load
arbitrary remote images into Plasma, allowing for client IP discovery
- CVE-2018-6791: A specially crafted file system label may have allowed
execution of arbitrary code (boo#1079751)

The following bugs were fixed:

- Plasma could freeze with certain notifications (boo#1013550)

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-147=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 (x86_64):


- SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 (noarch):



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