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Category:SuSE Local Security Checks
Title:SUSE: Security Advisory (SUSE-SU-2018:0565-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'glibc' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2018:0565-1 advisory.
The remote host is missing an update for the 'glibc' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2018:0565-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
This update for glibc fixes the following issues:
Security issues:
- CVE-2017-8804: Fix memory leak after deserialization failure in
xdr_bytes, xdr_string (bsc#1037930)
- CVE-2017-12132: Reduce EDNS payload size to 1200 bytes (bsc#1051791)
- CVE-2018-6485,CVE-2018-6551: Fix integer overflows in internal memalign
and malloc functions (bsc#1079036)
- CVE-2018-1000001: Avoid underflow of malloced area in realpath
Also a non security issue was fixed:
- Do not fail if one of the two responses to AF_UNSPEC fails (bsc#978209)

Affected Software/OS:
'glibc' package(s) on SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3, SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3, SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4, SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3

Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-8804
BugTraq ID: 98339
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2018:0451 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2018:0565 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2018:0494 (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-6485
BugTraq ID: 102912
RedHat Security Advisories: RHBA-2019:0327
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2018:3092
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-6551
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