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openSUSE-SU-2015:1006-1: moderate: Security update for e2fsprogs
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for e2fsprogs
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2015:1006-1
Rating: moderate
References: #915402 #918346
Cross-References: CVE-2015-0247 CVE-2015-1572
Affected Products:
openSUSE 13.1
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An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

e2fsprogs was updated to fix two security issues.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed:

* CVE-2015-1572: A local user could have executed arbitrary code by
causing a crafted block group descriptor to be marked as dirty.
Completes fix for CVE-2015-0247. (boo#918346)
* CVE-2015-0247: A local user could have executed arbitrary code via
crafted block group descriptor data in a filesystem image. (boo#915402)


Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 13.1:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2015-400=1

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 13.1 (i586 x86_64):

e2fsprogs-1.42.8-2.8.1
e2fsprogs-debuginfo-1.42.8-2.8.1
e2fsprogs-debugsource-1.42.8-2.8.1
e2fsprogs-devel-1.42.8-2.8.1
libcom_err-devel-1.42.8-2.8.1
libcom_err2-1.42.8-2.8.1
libcom_err2-debuginfo-1.42.8-2.8.1
libext2fs-devel-1.42.8-2.8.1
libext2fs2-1.42.8-2.8.1
libext2fs2-debuginfo-1.42.8-2.8.1

- openSUSE 13.1 (x86_64):

e2fsprogs-debuginfo-32bit-1.42.8-2.8.1
libcom_err-devel-32bit-1.42.8-2.8.1
libcom_err2-32bit-1.42.8-2.8.1
libcom_err2-debuginfo-32bit-1.42.8-2.8.1
libext2fs-devel-32bit-1.42.8-2.8.1
libext2fs2-32bit-1.42.8-2.8.1
libext2fs2-debuginfo-32bit-1.42.8-2.8.1


References:

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0247.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-1572.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/915402
https://bugzilla.suse.com/918346


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