An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.
This update for patch fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed:
- CVE-2018-1000156: Malicious patch files cause ed to execute arbitrary commands (bsc#1088420). - CVE-2018-6951: Fixed NULL pointer dereference in the intuit_diff_type function in pch.c (bsc#1080918). - CVE-2016-10713: Fixed out-of-bounds access within pch_write_line() in pch.c (bsc#1080918).
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.
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: