Plasma5 Updates for SUSE
Posted on: 02/08/2018 05:14 PM

The following security update has been released for openSUSE Leap 42.3 and SUSE Linux Enterprise 12

openSUSE-SU-2018:0397-1: important: Security update for plasma5-workspace
openSUSE-SU-2018:0398-1: important: Security update for plasma5-workspace

openSUSE-SU-2018:0397-1: important: Security update for plasma5-workspace
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for plasma5-workspace
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2018:0397-1
Rating: important
References: #1013550 #1079429 #1079751
Cross-References: CVE-2018-6790 CVE-2018-6791
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.3
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An update that solves two vulnerabilities and has one
errata is now available.

Description:

This update for plasma5-workspace fixes security issues and bugs.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed:

- CVE-2018-6790: Desktop notifications could have been used to load
arbitrary remote images into Plasma, allowing for client IP discovery
(boo#1079429)
- CVE-2018-6791: A specially crafted file system label may have allowed
execution of arbitrary code (boo#1079751)

The following bugs were fixed:

- Plasma could freeze with certain notifications (boo#1013550)


Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE Leap 42.3:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-147=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".


Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.3 (x86_64):

drkonqi5-5.8.7-11.1
drkonqi5-debuginfo-5.8.7-11.1
plasma5-workspace-5.8.7-11.1
plasma5-workspace-debuginfo-5.8.7-11.1
plasma5-workspace-debugsource-5.8.7-11.1
plasma5-workspace-devel-5.8.7-11.1
plasma5-workspace-libs-5.8.7-11.1
plasma5-workspace-libs-debuginfo-5.8.7-11.1

- openSUSE Leap 42.3 (noarch):

plasma5-workspace-lang-5.8.7-11.1


References:

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-6790.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-6791.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1013550
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1079429
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1079751

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openSUSE-SU-2018:0398-1: important: Security update for plasma5-workspace
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for plasma5-workspace
______________________________________________________________________________

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2018:0398-1
Rating: important
References: #1013550 #1079429 #1079751
Cross-References: CVE-2018-6790 CVE-2018-6791
Affected Products:
SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12
______________________________________________________________________________

An update that solves two vulnerabilities and has one
errata is now available.

Description:

This update for plasma5-workspace fixes security issues and bugs.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed:

- CVE-2018-6790: Desktop notifications could have been used to load
arbitrary remote images into Plasma, allowing for client IP discovery
(boo#1079429)
- CVE-2018-6791: A specially crafted file system label may have allowed
execution of arbitrary code (boo#1079751)

The following bugs were fixed:

- Plasma could freeze with certain notifications (boo#1013550)


Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-147=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".


Package List:

- SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 (x86_64):

drkonqi5-5.8.7-8.1
plasma5-workspace-5.8.7-8.1
plasma5-workspace-devel-5.8.7-8.1
plasma5-workspace-libs-5.8.7-8.1

- SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 (noarch):

plasma5-workspace-lang-5.8.7-8.1


References:

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-6790.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-6791.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1013550
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1079429
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1079751

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