SUSE: 2020:14382-1 moderate: w3m

    Date 03 Jun 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.
    
       SUSE Security Update: Security update for w3m
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    Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2020:14382-1
    Rating:             moderate
    References:         #1077559 #1077568 #1077572 
    Cross-References:   CVE-2018-6196 CVE-2018-6197 CVE-2018-6198
                       
    Affected Products:
                        SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4
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       An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.
    
    Description:
    
       This update for w3m fixes several issues.
    
       These security issues were fixed:
    
       - CVE-2018-6196: Prevent infinite recursion in HTMLlineproc0 caused by the
         feed_table_block_tag function which did not prevent a negative indent
         value (bsc#1077559)
       - CVE-2018-6197: Prevent NULL pointer dereference in formUpdateBuffer
         (bsc#1077568)
       - CVE-2018-6198: w3m did not properly handle temporary files when the
         ~/.w3m directory is unwritable, which allowed a local attacker to craft
         a symlink attack to overwrite arbitrary files (bsc#1077572)
    
    
    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 Debuginfo 11-SP4:
    
          zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-w3m-14382=1
    
    
    
    Package List:
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    
          w3m-debuginfo-0.5.3.git20161120-5.3.37
          w3m-debugsource-0.5.3.git20161120-5.3.37
    
    
    References:
    
       https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-6196.html
       https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-6197.html
       https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-6198.html
       https://bugzilla.suse.com/1077559
       https://bugzilla.suse.com/1077568
       https://bugzilla.suse.com/1077572
    
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