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cybersecurity threat CVE-2019-5057

Simple DirectMedia Layer: buffer overflow via PCX Image

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via PCX Image of Simple DirectMedia Layer, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 05/09/2019.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2019-5057, openSUSE-SU-2019:2070-1, openSUSE-SU-2019:2071-1, openSUSE-SU-2019:2108-1, openSUSE-SU-2019:2109-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-30253.
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Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via PCX Image of Simple DirectMedia Layer, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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This computer threat note impacts software or systems such as openSUSE Leap, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this weakness alert is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer weakness note.

Solutions for this threat

openSUSE Leap 15: new SDL2_image packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.0: SDL2_image 2.0.5-lp150.9.1
  openSUSE Leap 15.1: SDL2_image 2.0.5-lp151.2.5.1

openSUSE Leap 15: new SDL_image packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.0: SDL_image 1.2.12+hg695-lp150.2.3.1
  openSUSE Leap 15.1: SDL_image 1.2.12+hg695-lp151.3.3.1

SUSE LE 15: new SDL2_image packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 RTM: SDL2_image 2_0-0-2.0.5-bp150.3.6.1
  SUSE LE 15 SP1: SDL2_image 2.0.5-bp151.4.3.1

SUSE LE 15: new SDL_image packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 RTM: SDL_image 1_2-0-1.2.12+hg695-bp150.3.3.1
  SUSE LE 15 SP1: SDL_image 1_2-0-64bit-1.2.12+hg695-bp151.4.3.1
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