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openSUSE-SU-2018:0211-1: moderate: Security update for libexif
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for libexif
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2018:0211-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1055857 #1059893
Cross-References: CVE-2016-6328 CVE-2017-7544
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.3
openSUSE Leap 42.2
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An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

This update for libexif fixes several issues.

These security issues were fixed:

- CVE-2016-6328: Fixed integer overflow in parsing MNOTE entry data of the
input file (bsc#1055857)
- CVE-2017-7544: Fixed out-of-bounds heap read vulnerability in
exif_data_save_data_entry function in libexif/exif-data.c caused by
improper length computation of the allocated data of an ExifMnote entry
which can cause denial-of-service or possibly information disclosure
(bsc#1059893)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.


Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE Leap 42.3:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-86=1

- openSUSE Leap 42.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-86=1

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


Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.3 (i586 x86_64):

libexif-debugsource-0.6.21-15.1
libexif-devel-0.6.21-15.1
libexif12-0.6.21-15.1
libexif12-debuginfo-0.6.21-15.1

- openSUSE Leap 42.3 (x86_64):

libexif12-32bit-0.6.21-15.1
libexif12-debuginfo-32bit-0.6.21-15.1

- openSUSE Leap 42.2 (i586 x86_64):

libexif-debugsource-0.6.21-12.3.1
libexif-devel-0.6.21-12.3.1
libexif12-0.6.21-12.3.1
libexif12-debuginfo-0.6.21-12.3.1

- openSUSE Leap 42.2 (x86_64):

libexif12-32bit-0.6.21-12.3.1
libexif12-debuginfo-32bit-0.6.21-12.3.1


References:

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-6328.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-7544.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1055857
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1059893


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