SUSE-SU-2022:3331-1: important: Security update for libconfuse0

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Wed Sep 21 19:19:17 UTC 2022

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for libconfuse0

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2022:3331-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1203326 
Cross-References:   CVE-2022-40320
CVSS scores:
                    CVE-2022-40320 (NVD) : 8.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-40320 (SUSE): 7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 12

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


   This update for libconfuse0 fixes the following issues:

   - CVE-2022-40320: Fixed a heap-based buffer over-read in cfg_tilde_expand
     in confuse.c (bsc#1203326).

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 Module for HPC 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-HPC-12-2022-3331=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 12 (aarch64 x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for HPC 12 (noarch):



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