SUSE-SU-2018:3357-1: moderate: Security update for rust

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Tue Oct 23 13:25:55 MDT 2018

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for rust

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:3357-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1100691 
Cross-References:   CVE-2018-1000622
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


   This update for rust fixes the following issues:

   - CVE-2018-1000622: rustdoc loads plugins from world writable directory
     allowing for arbitrary code execution This patch consists of requiring
     `--plugin-path` to be passed whenever `--plugin` is passed Note that
     rustdoc plugins will be removed entirely on 1.28.0 (bsc#1100691).

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 Development Tools 15:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-15-2018-2403=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):



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