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# Security update for tar

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2024:0070-1  
Rating: low  
References:

  * bsc#1217969

  
Cross-References:

  * CVE-2023-39804

  
CVSS scores:

  * CVE-2023-39804 ( SUSE ):  2.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L

  
Affected Products:

  * Basesystem Module 15-SP4
  * Basesystem Module 15-SP5
  * openSUSE Leap 15.4
  * openSUSE Leap 15.5
  * openSUSE Leap Micro 5.3
  * openSUSE Leap Micro 5.4
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP5
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP5
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.1
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.2
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.3
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.4
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.5
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.2
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.3
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.4
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP4
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP5
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP5
  * SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3
  * SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3
  * SUSE Manager Server 4.3

  
  
An update that solves one vulnerability can now be installed.

## Description:

This update for tar fixes the following issues:

  * CVE-2023-39804: Fixed extension attributes in PAX archives incorrect hanling
    (bsc#1217969).

## Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like
YaST online_update or "zypper patch".  
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  * Basesystem Module 15-SP5  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP5-2024-70=1

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.1  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-MicroOS-5.1-2024-70=1

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.2  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-MicroOS-5.2-2024-70=1

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.2  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-MicroOS-5.2-2024-70=1

  * openSUSE Leap Micro 5.3  
    zypper in -t patch openSUSE-Leap-Micro-5.3-2024-70=1

  * openSUSE Leap Micro 5.4  
    zypper in -t patch openSUSE-Leap-Micro-5.4-2024-70=1

  * openSUSE Leap 15.4  
    zypper in -t patch openSUSE-SLE-15.4-2024-70=1

  * openSUSE Leap 15.5  
    zypper in -t patch openSUSE-SLE-15.5-2024-70=1

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.3  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.3-2024-70=1

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.3  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.3-2024-70=1

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.4  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.4-2024-70=1

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.4  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.4-2024-70=1

  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.5  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.5-2024-70=1

  * Basesystem Module 15-SP4  
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP4-2024-70=1

## Package List:

  * Basesystem Module 15-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-rmt-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-rmt-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * Basesystem Module 15-SP5 (noarch)
    * tar-lang-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.1 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.2 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.2 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * openSUSE Leap Micro 5.3 (aarch64 x86_64)
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * openSUSE Leap Micro 5.4 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * openSUSE Leap 15.4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    * tar-tests-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-rmt-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-rmt-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-tests-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * openSUSE Leap 15.4 (noarch)
    * tar-backup-scripts-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-doc-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-lang-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * openSUSE Leap 15.5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    * tar-tests-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-rmt-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-rmt-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-tests-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * openSUSE Leap 15.5 (noarch)
    * tar-backup-scripts-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-doc-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-lang-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.3 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.3 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.4 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.4 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.5 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * Basesystem Module 15-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-rmt-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-rmt-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1
    * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1
  * Basesystem Module 15-SP4 (noarch)
    * tar-lang-1.34-150000.3.34.1

## References:

  * https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-39804.html
  * https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1217969

SUSE: 2024:0070-1 low: tar

January 10, 2024
* bsc#1217969 Cross-References: * CVE-2023-39804

Summary

## This update for tar fixes the following issues: * CVE-2023-39804: Fixed extension attributes in PAX archives incorrect hanling (bsc#1217969). ## Patch Instructions: To install this SUSE update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch". Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product: * Basesystem Module 15-SP5 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP5-2024-70=1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.1 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-MicroOS-5.1-2024-70=1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.2 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-MicroOS-5.2-2024-70=1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.2 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-MicroOS-5.2-2024-70=1 * openSUSE Leap Micro 5.3 zypper in -t patch openSUSE-Leap-Micro-5.3-2024-70=1 * openSUSE Leap Micro 5.4 zypper in -t patch openSUSE-Leap-Micro-5.4-2024-70=1 * openSUSE Leap 15.4 zypper in -t patch openSUSE-SLE-15.4-2024-70=1 * openSUSE Leap 15.5 zypper in -t patch openSUSE-SLE-15.5-2024-70=1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.3 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.3-2024-70=1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.3 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.3-2024-70=1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.4 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.4-2024-70=1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.4 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.4-2024-70=1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.5 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.5-2024-70=1 * Basesystem Module 15-SP4 zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP4-2024-70=1 ## Package List: * Basesystem Module 15-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64) * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-rmt-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-rmt-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * Basesystem Module 15-SP5 (noarch) * tar-lang-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.1 (aarch64 s390x x86_64) * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.2 (aarch64 s390x x86_64) * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.2 (aarch64 s390x x86_64) * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * openSUSE Leap Micro 5.3 (aarch64 x86_64) * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * openSUSE Leap Micro 5.4 (aarch64 s390x x86_64) * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * openSUSE Leap 15.4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64) * tar-tests-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-rmt-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-rmt-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-tests-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * openSUSE Leap 15.4 (noarch) * tar-backup-scripts-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-doc-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-lang-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * openSUSE Leap 15.5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64) * tar-tests-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-rmt-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-rmt-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-tests-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * openSUSE Leap 15.5 (noarch) * tar-backup-scripts-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-doc-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-lang-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.3 (aarch64 s390x x86_64) * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.3 (aarch64 s390x x86_64) * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.4 (aarch64 s390x x86_64) * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.4 (aarch64 s390x x86_64) * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.5 (aarch64 s390x x86_64) * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * Basesystem Module 15-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64) * tar-debugsource-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-rmt-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-rmt-debuginfo-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * tar-1.34-150000.3.34.1 * Basesystem Module 15-SP4 (noarch) * tar-lang-1.34-150000.3.34.1

References

* bsc#1217969

Cross-

* CVE-2023-39804

CVSS scores:

* CVE-2023-39804 ( SUSE ): 2.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L

Affected Products:

* Basesystem Module 15-SP4

* Basesystem Module 15-SP5

* openSUSE Leap 15.4

* openSUSE Leap 15.5

* openSUSE Leap Micro 5.3

* openSUSE Leap Micro 5.4

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP5

* SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4

* SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP5

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.1

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.2

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.3

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.4

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.5

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.2

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.3

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.4

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP4

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP5

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4

* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP5

* SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3

* SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3

* SUSE Manager Server 4.3

An update that solves one vulnerability can now be installed.

##

* https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-39804.html

* https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1217969

Severity
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2024:0070-1
Rating: low

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