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A jhead security update has been released for SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 SP3.

openSUSE-SU-2022:10203-1: important: Security update for jhead

openSUSE Security Update: Security update for jhead

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2022:10203-1
Rating: important
References: #1205167
Cross-References: CVE-2021-34055
CVSS scores:
CVE-2021-34055 (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-SP3

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for jhead fixes the following issues:

* CVE-2021-34055: Fix out of bounds write in ClearOrientation() due to
unchecked error (boo#1205167)

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-SP3:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2022-10203=1

Package List:

- openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP3 (aarch64 i586 ppc64le s390x x86_64):