SUSE: 2019:13994-1 liblouis

    Date29 Mar 2019
    CategorySuSE
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.
    
       SUSE Security Update: Security update for liblouis
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    Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2019:13994-1
    Rating:             low
    References:         #1109319 
    Cross-References:   CVE-2018-17294
    Affected Products:
                        SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4
                        SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4
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       An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.
    
    Description:
    
       This update for liblouis and python-louis fixes the following issue:
    
       Security issue fixed:
    
       - CVE-2018-17294: Fixed an out of bounds read in matchCurrentInput
         function which could allow a remote attacker to cause Denail of Service
         (bsc#1109319).
    
    
    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 Server 11-SP4:
    
          zypper in -t patch slessp4-liblouis-13994=1
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:
    
          zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-liblouis-13994=1
    
    
    
    Package List:
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    
          liblouis-1.7.0-1.3.16.1
          liblouis0-1.7.0-1.3.16.1
          python-louis-1.7.0-1.3.16.1
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    
          liblouis-debuginfo-1.7.0-1.3.16.1
          liblouis-debugsource-1.7.0-1.3.16.1
    
    
    References:
    
       https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-17294.html
       https://bugzilla.suse.com/1109319
    
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