ESB-2018.3421 - [SUSE] ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs: Root compromise - Existing account 2018-11-01

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                               ESB-2018.3421
        SUSE Security Update: Security update for ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs
                              1 November 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs
Publisher:         SUSE
Operating System:  SUSE
Impact/Access:     Root Compromise -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-0358  

Reference:         ESB-2017.0308
                   ESB-2017.0302

Original Bulletin: 
   https://www.suse.com/support/update/announcement/2018/suse-su-20183587-1/

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs
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Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:3587-1
Rating:             low
References:         #1022500 
Cross-References:   CVE-2017-0358
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP3
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3
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   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

   This update for ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs fixes the following issues:

   - CVE-2017-0358: Missing sanitization of the environment during a call to
     modprobe allowed local users to escalate fo root privilege (bsc#1022500)


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 Workstation Extension 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP3-2018-2543=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-2543=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-2543=1



Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP3 (x86_64):

      libntfs-3g84-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      libntfs-3g84-debuginfo-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      ntfs-3g-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      ntfs-3g-debuginfo-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs-debugsource-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      ntfsprogs-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      ntfsprogs-debuginfo-2013.1.13-5.3.1

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

      libntfs-3g-devel-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      libntfs-3g84-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      libntfs-3g84-debuginfo-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs-debugsource-2013.1.13-5.3.1

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

      libntfs-3g84-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      libntfs-3g84-debuginfo-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      ntfs-3g-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      ntfs-3g-debuginfo-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs-debugsource-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      ntfsprogs-2013.1.13-5.3.1
      ntfsprogs-debuginfo-2013.1.13-5.3.1


References:

   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-0358.html
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1022500

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