SUSE-SU-2022:4253-1: important: Security update for busybox

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Mon Nov 28 14:30:48 UTC 2022

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for busybox

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2022:4253-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1029961 #1064976 #1064978 #1069412 #1099260 
                    #1099263 #1102912 #1121426 #1121428 #1184522 
                    #1191514 #1192869 #914660 #951562 #970662 
                    #970663 #991940 
Cross-References:   CVE-2011-5325 CVE-2014-9645 CVE-2015-9261
                    CVE-2016-2147 CVE-2016-2148 CVE-2016-6301
                    CVE-2017-15873 CVE-2017-15874 CVE-2017-16544
                    CVE-2018-1000500 CVE-2018-1000517 CVE-2018-20679
                    CVE-2019-5747 CVE-2021-28831 CVE-2021-42373
                    CVE-2021-42374 CVE-2021-42375 CVE-2021-42376
                    CVE-2021-42377 CVE-2021-42378 CVE-2021-42379
                    CVE-2021-42380 CVE-2021-42381 CVE-2021-42382
                    CVE-2021-42383 CVE-2021-42384 CVE-2021-42385
CVSS scores:
                    CVE-2011-5325 (NVD) : 7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
                    CVE-2014-9645 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
                    CVE-2015-9261 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2015-9261 (SUSE): 5.5 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2016-2147 (NVD) : 7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2016-2148 (NVD) : 9.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2016-6301 (NVD) : 7.5 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2017-15873 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2017-15873 (SUSE): 7.8 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2017-15874 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2017-15874 (SUSE): 3.3 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
                    CVE-2017-16544 (NVD) : 8.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2017-16544 (SUSE): 7.8 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2018-1000500 (NVD) : 8.1 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2018-1000500 (SUSE): 7.5 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
                    CVE-2018-1000517 (NVD) : 9.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2018-1000517 (SUSE): 5.6 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L
                    CVE-2018-20679 (NVD) : 7.5 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
                    CVE-2018-20679 (SUSE): 5.3 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
                    CVE-2019-5747 (NVD) : 7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
                    CVE-2019-5747 (SUSE): 3.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
                    CVE-2021-28831 (NVD) : 7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2021-28831 (SUSE): 7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42373 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42373 (SUSE): 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42374 (NVD) : 5.3 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42374 (SUSE): 5.7 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42375 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42375 (SUSE): 4.1 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42376 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42376 (SUSE): 4.1 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42377 (NVD) : 9.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42377 (SUSE): 6.4 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42378 (NVD) : 7.2 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42378 (SUSE): 6.6 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42379 (NVD) : 7.2 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42379 (SUSE): 6.6 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42380 (NVD) : 7.2 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42380 (SUSE): 6.6 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42381 (NVD) : 7.2 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42381 (SUSE): 6.6 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42382 (NVD) : 7.2 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42382 (SUSE): 6.6 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42383 (NVD) : 7.2 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42383 (SUSE): 6.6 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42384 (NVD) : 7.2 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42384 (SUSE): 6.6 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42385 (NVD) : 7.2 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42385 (SUSE): 6.6 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42386 (NVD) : 7.2 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-42386 (SUSE): 6.6 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-BCL
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4-LTSS
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP4
                    SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9
                    SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9

   An update that fixes 28 vulnerabilities is now available.


   This update for busybox fixes the following issues:

   - CVE-2014-9645: Fixed loading of unwanted modules with / (bsc#914660).
   - CVE-2017-16544: Fixed insufficient sanitization of filenames when
     autocompleting  (bsc#1069412).
   - CVE-2015-9261: Fixed huft_build misuses a pointer, causing segfaults
   - CVE-2016-2147: Fixed out of bounds write (heap) due to integer underflow
     in udhcpc (bsc#970663).
   - CVE-2016-2148: Fixed heap-based buffer overflow in OPTION_6RD parsing
   - CVE-2016-6301: Fixed NTP server denial of service flaw (bsc#991940).
   - CVE-2017-15873: Fixed integer overflow in  get_next_block function in
     archival/libarchive/decompress_bunzip2.c (bsc#1064976).
   - CVE-2017-15874: Fixed integer overflow in
     archival/libarchive/decompress_unlzma (bsc#1064978).
   - CVE-2019-5747: Fixed out of bounds read in udhcp components
   - CVE-2021-42373, CVE-2021-42374, CVE-2021-42375, CVE-2021-42376,
     CVE-2021-42377, CVE-2021-42378, CVE-2021-42379, CVE-2021-42380,
     CVE-2021-42381, CVE-2021-42382, CVE-2021-42383, CVE-2021-42384,
     CVE-2021-42385, CVE-2021-42386: v1.34.0 bugfixes (bsc#1192869).
   - CVE-2021-28831: Fixed invalid free or segmentation fault via malformed
     gzip data (bsc#1184522).
   - CVE-2018-20679: Fixed out of bounds read in udhcp (bsc#1121426).
   - CVE-2018-1000517: Fixed heap-based buffer overflow in the
     retrieve_file_data() (bsc#1099260).
   - CVE-2011-5325: Fixed tar directory traversal (bsc#951562).
   - CVE-2018-1000500: Fixed missing SSL certificate validation in wget

   - Update to 1.35.0
     - awk: fix printf %%, fix read beyond end of buffer
     - chrt: silence analyzer warning
     - libarchive: remove duplicate forward declaration
     - mount: "mount -o rw ...." should not fall back to RO mount
     - ps: fix -o pid=PID,args interpreting entire "PID,args" as header
     - tar: prevent malicious archives with long name sizes causing OOM
     - udhcpc6: fix udhcp_find_option to actually find DHCP6 options
     - xxd: fix -p -r
     - support for new optoins added to basename, cpio, date, find, mktemp,
       wget and others

   - Enable fdisk (jsc#CAR-16)

   - Update to 1.34.1:
     * build system: use SOURCE_DATE_EPOCH for timestamp if available
     * many bug fixes and new features
     * touch: make FEATURE_TOUCH_NODEREF unconditional

   - update to 1.33.1:
     * httpd: fix sendfile
     * ash: fix HISTFILE corruptio
     * ash: fix unset variable pattern expansion
     * traceroute: fix option parsing
     * gunzip: fix for archive corruption

   - Update to version 1.33.0
     - many bug fixes and new features

   - Update to version 1.32.1
     - fixes a case where in ash, "wait" never finishes.

   - prepare usrmerge (bsc#1029961)

   - Enable testsuite and package it for later rerun (for QA, jsc#CAR-15)

   - Update to version 1.31.1:
     + Bug fix release. 1.30.1 has fixes for dc, ash (PS1 expansion fix),
       hush, dpkg-deb, telnet and wget.
   - Changes from version 1.31.0:
     + many bugfixes and new features.
   - Add busybox-no-stime.patch: stime() has been deprecated in glibc 2.31
     and replaced with clock_settime().

   - update to 1.25.1:
     * fixes for hush, gunzip, ip route, ntpd
   - includes changes from 1.25.0:
     * many added and expanded implementations of command options
   - includes changes from 1.24.2:
     * fixes for build system (static build with glibc fixed), truncate,
       gunzip and unzip.

   - Update to version 1.24.1
     * for a full list of changes see
   - Refresh busybox.install.patch

   - Update to 1.23.2
     * for a full list of changes see
   - Cleaned up spec file with spec-cleaner
   - Refreshed patches

   - update to 1.22.1: Many updates and fixes for most included tools, see

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 OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-9-2022-4253=1

   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-9-2022-4253=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP4-2022-4253=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2022-4253=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4-LTSS:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-LTSS-2022-4253=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-BCL:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-BCL-2022-4253=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2022-4253=1

Package List:

   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 (x86_64):


   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 (x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP4 (ppc64le x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4-LTSS (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-BCL (x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):



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