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A jhead security update has been released for SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 SP2.

openSUSE-SU-2021:0752-1: moderate: Security update for jhead

openSUSE Security Update: Security update for jhead

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2021:0752-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1144316 #1144354 #1160544 #1160547
Cross-References: CVE-2016-3822 CVE-2018-16554 CVE-2018-17088
CVE-2018-6612 CVE-2019-1010301 CVE-2019-1010302
CVE-2020-6624 CVE-2020-6625 CVE-2021-3496

CVSS scores:
CVE-2016-3822 (NVD) : 7.8 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVE-2018-16554 (NVD) : 7.8 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVE-2018-17088 (NVD) : 7.8 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVE-2018-6612 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
CVE-2019-1010301 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
CVE-2019-1010302 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
CVE-2019-1010302 (SUSE): 3.3 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
CVE-2021-3496 (NVD) : 7.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Affected Products:
openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP2

An update that fixes 9 vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for jhead fixes the following issues:

jhead was updated to

* lot of fuzztest fixes
* Apply a whole bunch of patches from Debian.
* Spell check and fuzz test stuff from Debian, nothing useful to human
* Add option to set exif date from date from another file.
* Bug fixes relating to fuzz testing.
* Fix bug where thumbnail replacement DID NOT WORK.
* Fix bug when no orientation tag is present
* Fix bug of not clearing exif information when processing images with an
without exif data in one invocation.
* Remove some unnecessary warnings with some types of GPS data
* Remove multiple copies of the same type of section when deleting section

This update was imported from the openSUSE:Leap:15.2: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 Backports SLE-15-SP2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2021-752=1

Package List:

- openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP2 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):