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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.1.4.2018.0195.1
Category:SuSE Local Security Checks
Title:SUSE: Security Advisory (SUSE-SU-2018:0195-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'libexif' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2018:0195-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'libexif' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2018:0195-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
This update for libexif fixes the following security issue:
- CVE-2017-7544: Fixed out-of-bounds heap read vulnerability in
exif_data_save_data_entry function in libexif/exif-data.c caused by
improper length computation of the allocated data of an ExifMnote entry
which can cause denial-of-service or possibly information disclosure
(bsc#1059893)

Affected Software/OS:
'libexif' package(s) on SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4, SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:
6.4

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-7544
https://sourceforge.net/p/libexif/bugs/130/
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/05/msg00016.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:0793 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-06/msg00017.html
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4277-1/
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