ESB-2018.3061 - [SUSE] libxml2: Denial of service - Remote with user interaction 2018-10-10

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                               ESB-2018.3061
                        Security update for libxml2
                              10 October 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           libxml2
Publisher:         SUSE
Operating System:  SUSE
Impact/Access:     Denial of Service -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-14567 CVE-2018-14404 CVE-2018-9251
                   CVE-2017-18258  

Reference:         ESB-2018.2923
                   ESB-2018.1777
                   ESB-2018.1765

Original Bulletin: 
   https://www.suse.com/support/update/announcement/2018/suse-su-20183080-1.html
   https://www.suse.com/support/update/announcement/2018/suse-su-20183081-1.html

Comment: This bulletin contains two (2) security advisories.

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for libxml2
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Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:3080-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1088279 #1102046 #1105166 
Cross-References:   CVE-2018-14404 CVE-2018-14567 CVE-2018-9251
                   
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
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   An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

   This update for libxml2 fixes the following security issues:

   - CVE-2018-9251: The xz_decomp function allowed remote attackers to cause
     a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted XML file that triggers
     LZMA_MEMLIMIT_ERROR, as demonstrated by xmllint (bsc#1088279)
   - CVE-2018-14567: Prevent denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted
     XML file that triggers LZMA_MEMLIMIT_ERROR, as demonstrated by xmllint
     (bsc#1105166)
   - CVE-2018-14404: Prevent NULL pointer dereference in the
     xmlXPathCompOpEval() function when parsing an invalid XPath expression
     in the XPATH_OP_AND or XPATH_OP_OR case leading to a denial of service
     attack (bsc#1102046)


Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE 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:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2182=1



Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):

      libxml2-2-2.9.7-3.3.1
      libxml2-2-debuginfo-2.9.7-3.3.1
      libxml2-debugsource-2.9.7-3.3.1
      libxml2-devel-2.9.7-3.3.1
      libxml2-tools-2.9.7-3.3.1
      libxml2-tools-debuginfo-2.9.7-3.3.1
      python-libxml2-python-debugsource-2.9.7-3.3.1
      python2-libxml2-python-2.9.7-3.3.1
      python2-libxml2-python-debuginfo-2.9.7-3.3.1
      python3-libxml2-python-2.9.7-3.3.1
      python3-libxml2-python-debuginfo-2.9.7-3.3.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (x86_64):

      libxml2-2-32bit-2.9.7-3.3.1
      libxml2-2-32bit-debuginfo-2.9.7-3.3.1


References:

   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14404.html
   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14567.html
   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-9251.html
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1088279
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1102046
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1105166

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for libxml2
______________________________________________________________________________

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:3081-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1088279 #1088601 #1102046 #1105166 
Cross-References:   CVE-2017-18258 CVE-2018-14404 CVE-2018-14567
                    CVE-2018-9251
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3
                    SUSE CaaS Platform ALL
                    SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0
                    OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7
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   An update that fixes four vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

   This update for libxml2 fixes the following security issues:

   - CVE-2018-9251: The xz_decomp function allowed remote attackers to cause
     a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted XML file that triggers
     LZMA_MEMLIMIT_ERROR, as demonstrated by xmllint (bsc#1088279).
   - CVE-2018-14567: Prevent denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted
     XML file that triggers LZMA_MEMLIMIT_ERROR, as demonstrated by xmllint
     (bsc#1105166).
   - CVE-2018-14404: Prevent NULL pointer dereference in the
     xmlXPathCompOpEval() function when parsing an invalid XPath expression
     in the XPATH_OP_AND or XPATH_OP_OR case leading to a denial of service
     attack (bsc#1102046).
   - CVE-2017-18258: The xz_head function allowed remote attackers to cause a
     denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted LZMA file, because
     the decoder functionality did not restrict memory usage to what is
     required for a legitimate file (bsc#1088601).


Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE 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:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-2181=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-2181=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-2181=1

   - SUSE CaaS Platform ALL:

      To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard.
      It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger
      updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

   - SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0:

      To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard.
      It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger
      updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

   - OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2018-2181=1



Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):

      libxml2-debugsource-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-devel-2.9.4-46.15.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):

      libxml2-2-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-2-debuginfo-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-debugsource-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-tools-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-tools-debuginfo-2.9.4-46.15.1
      python-libxml2-2.9.4-46.15.1
      python-libxml2-debuginfo-2.9.4-46.15.1
      python-libxml2-debugsource-2.9.4-46.15.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (s390x x86_64):

      libxml2-2-32bit-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-2-debuginfo-32bit-2.9.4-46.15.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (noarch):

      libxml2-doc-2.9.4-46.15.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):

      libxml2-2-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-2-32bit-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-2-debuginfo-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-2-debuginfo-32bit-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-debugsource-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-tools-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-tools-debuginfo-2.9.4-46.15.1
      python-libxml2-2.9.4-46.15.1
      python-libxml2-debuginfo-2.9.4-46.15.1
      python-libxml2-debugsource-2.9.4-46.15.1

   - SUSE CaaS Platform ALL (x86_64):

      libxml2-2-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-2-debuginfo-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-debugsource-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-tools-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-tools-debuginfo-2.9.4-46.15.1

   - SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 (x86_64):

      libxml2-2-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-2-debuginfo-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-debugsource-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-tools-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-tools-debuginfo-2.9.4-46.15.1

   - OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7 (x86_64):

      libxml2-2-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-2-debuginfo-2.9.4-46.15.1
      libxml2-debugsource-2.9.4-46.15.1


References:

   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-18258.html
   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14404.html
   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14567.html
   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-9251.html
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1088279
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1088601
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1102046
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1105166

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