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Category:SuSE Local Security Checks
Title:SuSE Update for libarchive openSUSE-SU-2018:3690-1 (libarchive)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'libarchive'; package(s) announced via the openSUSE-SU-2018:3690_1 advisory.
The remote host is missing an update for the 'libarchive'
package(s) announced via the openSUSE-SU-2018:3690_1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
This update for libarchive fixes the following issues:

- CVE-2017-14501: An out-of-bounds read flaw existed in parse_file_info in
archive_read_support_format_iso9660.c when extracting a specially
crafted iso9660 iso file, related to
archive_read_format_iso9660_read_header. (bsc#1059139)

- CVE-2017-14502: read_header in archive_read_support_format_rar.c
suffered from an off-by-one error for UTF-16 names in RAR archives,
leading to an out-of-bounds read in archive_read_format_rar_read_header.

- CVE-2017-14503: libarchive suffered from an out-of-bounds read within
lha_read_data_none() in archive_read_support_format_lha.c when
extracting a specially crafted lha archive, related to lha_crc16.

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE 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:

- openSUSE Leap 15.0:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-1365=1

Affected Software/OS:
libarchive on openSUSE Leap 15.0.

Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-14501
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-14502
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-14503
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