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openSUSE-SU-2017:2893-1: moderate: Security update for SDL2
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for SDL2

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2017:2893-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1062784
Cross-References: CVE-2017-2888
Affected Products:
SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for SDL2 fixes the following issues:

- CVE-2017-2888: An exploitable integer overflow vulnerability exists when
creating a new RGB Surface in SDL. A specially crafted file can cause an
integer overflow resulting in too little memory being allocated which
can lead to a buffer overflow and potential code execution. An attacker
can provide a specially crafted image file to trigger this
vulnerability. (bsc#1062784)

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-2017-1217=1

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

Package List:

- SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x



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