SUSE-SU-2020:14388-1: moderate: Security update for gnuplot

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Mon Jun 8 07:15:10 MDT 2020

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for gnuplot

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2020:14388-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1044638 #1117463 #1117464 #1117465 #375175 
Cross-References:   CVE-2017-9670 CVE-2018-19490 CVE-2018-19491
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

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


   This update for gnuplot fixes the following issues:

   Security issues fixed:

   - CVE-2018-19492: Fixed a buffer overflow in cairotrm_options function
   - CVE-2018-19491: Fixed a buffer overflow in the PS_options function
   - CVE-2018-19490: Fixed a heap-based buffer overflow in the
     df_generate_ascii_array_entry function (bsc#1117465)
   - CVE-2017-9670: Fixed a uninitialized stack variable vulnerability which
     could lead to a Denial of Service (bsc#1044638)

   Non-security issues fixed:

   - postscript output does not show any German "umlauts" (bsc#375175)

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE 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:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-gnuplot-14388=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):



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