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Vulnerability of zlib: five vulnerabilities

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use several vulnerabilities of zlib.
Impacted software: iOS by Apple, iPhone, Mac OS X, Debian, VNX Operating Environment, VNX Series, Fedora, AIX, DB2 UDB, Domino, MQSeries, Notes, Security Directory Server, SPSS Statistics, Kubernetes, MariaDB ~ precise, MySQL Community, MySQL Enterprise, Java OpenJDK, openSUSE, openSUSE Leap, Java Oracle, Oracle OIT, Solaris, Percona Server, Python, RHEL, Slackware, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Nessus, Ubuntu, zlib.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Number of vulnerabilities in this bulletin: 5.
Creation date: 05/12/2016.
Références of this announce: 1997877, 2001520, 2003212, 2004735, 2005160, 2005255, 2006014, 2006017, 2007242, 2010282, 2011648, 2014202, APPLE-SA-2017-09-19-1, APPLE-SA-2017-09-25-1, APPLE-SA-2017-09-25-4, bulletinapr2017, bulletinoct2018, CERTFR-2018-AVI-288, cpujul2018, cpuoct2017, cpuoct2018, CVE-2016-9840, CVE-2016-9841, CVE-2016-9842, CVE-2016-9843, DLA-1725-1, DSA-2020-030, FEDORA-2018-242f6c1a41, FEDORA-2018-55b875c1ac, HT208144, ibm10718843, openSUSE-SU-2016:3202-1, openSUSE-SU-2017:0077-1, openSUSE-SU-2017:0080-1, openSUSE-SU-2017:2998-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0042-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:3478-1, openSUSE-SU-2019:0327-1, RHSA-2017:1220-01, RHSA-2017:1221-01, RHSA-2017:1222-01, RHSA-2017:2999-01, RHSA-2017:3046-01, RHSA-2017:3047-01, SSA:2018-309-01, SUSE-SU-2017:1384-1, SUSE-SU-2017:1386-1, SUSE-SU-2017:1387-1, SUSE-SU-2017:1444-1, SUSE-SU-2017:2989-1, SUSE-SU-2017:3369-1, SUSE-SU-2017:3411-1, SUSE-SU-2017:3440-1, SUSE-SU-2017:3455-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0005-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3542-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3972-1, SUSE-SU-2018:4211-1, SUSE-SU-2019:0119-1, SUSE-SU-2019:0555-1, SUSE-SU-2019:2048-1, TNS-2018-08, USN-4246-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-21262.

Description of the vulnerability 

Several vulnerabilities were announced in zlib.

An attacker can generate a memory corruption via Deflate External Linkage, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code. [severity:2/4]

A pointer error may have a consequence. [severity:1/4]

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via inftrees.c, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information. [severity:1/4; CVE-2016-9840, CVE-2016-9841]

A negative number shift is undefined. [severity:1/4; CVE-2016-9842]

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via Big-endian Pointer, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information. [severity:1/4; CVE-2016-9843]
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This threat announce impacts software or systems such as iOS by Apple, iPhone, Mac OS X, Debian, VNX Operating Environment, VNX Series, Fedora, AIX, DB2 UDB, Domino, MQSeries, Notes, Security Directory Server, SPSS Statistics, Kubernetes, MariaDB ~ precise, MySQL Community, MySQL Enterprise, Java OpenJDK, openSUSE, openSUSE Leap, Java Oracle, Oracle OIT, Solaris, Percona Server, Python, RHEL, Slackware, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Nessus, Ubuntu, zlib.

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

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

This bulletin is about 5 vulnerabilities.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this security alert.

Solutions for this threat 

zlib: patch.
Five patches are available:
  https://github.com/madler/zlib/commit/3fb251b363866417122fe54a158a1ac5a7837101
  https://github.com/madler/zlib/commit/6a043145ca6e9c55184013841a67b2fef87e44c0
  https://github.com/madler/zlib/commit/9aaec95e82117c1cb0f9624264c3618fc380cecb
  https://github.com/madler/zlib/commit/e54e1299404101a5a9d0cf5e45512b543967f958
  https://github.com/madler/zlib/commit/d1d577490c15a0c6862473d7576352a9f18ef811

AIX: solution for Java.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

Apple iOS: version 11.
The version 11 is fixed:
  https://www.apple.com/itunes/

Apple macOS: version 10.13.
The version 10.13 is fixed:
  https://www.apple.com/support/downloads/

Debian 8: new rsync packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: rsync 3.1.1-3+deb8u2

Dell EMC VNXe3200: version 3.1.11.10003441.
The version 3.1.11.10003441 is fixed:
  https://www.dell.com/support/

Fedora 28: new mariadb packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 28: mariadb 10.2.19-1.fc28

Fedora 29: new mariadb packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 29: mariadb 10.3.11-1.fc29

IBM BigFix Platform: solution for Multiple Vulnerabilities.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

IBM BigFix Remote Control: solution for Java.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

IBM Cognos Analytics: version 11.0.7.0.
The version 11.0.7.0 is fixed:
  http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24043955

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence: solution.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

IBM DB2: patch for IBM SDK.
A patch is indicated in information sources.

IBM DB2: patch for zlib.
A patch is indicated in information sources.

IBM Domino/Notes: solution for Java.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

IBM MQSeries: version 9.0.3.
The version 9.0.3 is fixed:
  http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24043697

IBM Notes: patch for zlib.
A patch is indicated in information sources.

IBM Security Directory Server: solution for Java.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

IBM SPSS Statistics: solution for zlib.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

Kubernetes: version 1.5.8.
The version 1.5.8 is fixed:
  https://kubernetes.io/
  https://dl.k8s.io/v1.5.8/kubernetes.tar.gz

Kubernetes: version 1.6.7.
The version 1.6.7 is fixed:
  https://dl.k8s.io/v1.6.7/kubernetes.tar.gz

MariaDB: version 10.0.37.
The version 10.0.37 is fixed:
  https://downloads.mariadb.org/mariadb/10.0.37

MariaDB: version 10.1.37.
The version 10.1.37 is fixed:
  https://downloads.mariadb.org/mariadb/10.1.37

MariaDB: version 10.2.19.
The version 10.2.19 is fixed:
  https://mariadb.com/

MariaDB: version 10.3.11.
The version 10.3.11 is fixed:
  https://mariadb.com/

MariaDB: version 5.5.62.
The version 5.5.62 is fixed:
  https://mariadb.com/

MySQL: version 5.5.62.
The version 5.5.62 is fixed:
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2451036.1
  https://www.mysql.com/fr/

MySQL: version 5.6.42.
The version 5.6.42 is fixed:
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2451036.1
  https://www.mysql.com/fr/

MySQL: version 5.7.24.
The version 5.7.24 is fixed:
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2451036.1
  https://www.mysql.com/fr/

MySQL: version 8.0.13.
The version 8.0.13 is fixed:
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2451036.1
  https://www.mysql.com/fr/

Nessus: version 7.1.1.
The version 7.1.1 is fixed:
  https://www.tenable.com/downloads/nessus

openSUSE Leap 15.0: new mariadb packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.0: mariadb 10.2.22-lp150.2.9.1

openSUSE Leap 42.3: new mysql-community-server packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.3: mysql-community-server 5.6.42-42.1

openSUSE Leap: new java-1_7_0-openjdk packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.2: java-1_7_0-openjdk 1.7.0.161-42.6.1
  openSUSE Leap 42.3: java-1_7_0-openjdk 1.7.0.161-45.1

openSUSE Leap: new java-1_8_0-openjdk packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.2: java-1_8_0-openjdk 1.8.0.151-10.18.2
  openSUSE Leap 42.3: java-1_8_0-openjdk 1.8.0.151-18.1

openSUSE Leap: new zlib packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.2: libz1 1.2.8-10.1
  openSUSE Leap 42.1: libz1 1.2.8-8.1

openSUSE: new zlib packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE 13.2: libz1 1.2.8-5.8.1

Oracle Java: version 6u171.
The version 6u171 is fixed:
  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/indexes/downloads/index.html
  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/documentation/overview-156328.html

Oracle Java: version 7u161.
The version 7u161 is fixed:
  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/indexes/downloads/index.html
  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/documentation/javase7supportreleasenotes-1601161.html

Oracle Java: version 8u151.
The version 8u151 is fixed:
  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/indexes/downloads/index.html
  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/documentation/8u-relnotes-2225394.html

Oracle Java: version 9.0.1.
The version 9.0.1 is fixed:
  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html
  http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/documentation/9u-relnotes-3704429.html

Oracle Outside In Technology: CPU of July 2018.
A Critical Patch Update is available:
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2394520.1

Oracle Solaris: patch for third party software of April 2017 v2.
A patch is available:
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=1448883.1

Oracle Solaris: patch for third party software of October 2018 v2.
A patch is available:
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=1448883.1

Oracle Solaris: patch for third party software of October 2018 v3.
A patch is available:
  https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=1448883.1

Percona Server for MySQL: version 5.5.62-38.14.
The version 5.5.62-38.14 is fixed:
  https://www.percona.com/downloads/Percona-Server-5.5/

Python: version 3.4.8.
The version 3.4.8 is fixed:
  https://www.python.org/downloads/release/python-348/

RHEL 6.9: new java-1.6.0-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 6: java-1.6.0-ibm 1.6.0.16.45-1jpp.1.el6_9

RHEL: new java-1.6.0-sun packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 6: java-1.6.0-sun 1.6.0.171-1jpp.4.el6
  RHEL 7: java-1.6.0-sun 1.6.0.171-1jpp.4.el7

RHEL: new java-1.7.0-oracle packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 6: java-1.7.0-oracle 1.7.0.161-1jpp.3.el6
  RHEL 7: java-1.7.0-oracle 1.7.0.161-1jpp.4.el7

RHEL: new java-1.7.1-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 6: java-1.7.1-ibm 1.7.1.4.5-1jpp.2.el6_9
  RHEL 7: java-1.7.1-ibm 1.7.1.4.5-1jpp.1.el7_3

RHEL: new java-1.8.0-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 6: java-1.8.0-ibm 1.8.0.4.5-1jpp.1.el6_9
  RHEL 7: java-1.8.0-ibm 1.8.0.4.5-1jpp.1.el7_3

RHEL: new java-1.8.0-oracle packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 6: java-1.8.0-oracle 1.8.0.151-1jpp.1.el6
  RHEL 7: java-1.8.0-oracle 1.8.0.151-1jpp.5.el7

Slackware: new mariadb packages.
New packages are available:
  Slackware 14.1: mariadb 5.5.62-*-1_slack14.1
  Slackware 14.2: mariadb 10.0.37-*-1_slack14.2

SUSE LE 11: new mysql packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 11 SP3: mysql 5.5.62-0.39.18.1

SUSE LE 11 SP3: new java-1_6_0-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 11 SP3: java-1_6_0-ibm 1.6.0_sr16.50-85.5.1

SUSE LE 11 SP3: new java-1_7_0-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 11 SP3: java-1_7_0-ibm 1.7.0_sr10.5-64.1

SUSE LE 11 SP4: new java-1_7_1-ibm packages (24/05/2017).
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 11 SP4: java-1_7_1-ibm 1.7.1_sr4.5-25.1

SUSE LE 11 SP4: new java-1_7_1-ibm packages (28/12/2017).
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 11 SP4: java-1_7_1-ibm 1.7.1_sr4.15-26.8.1

SUSE LE 12: new java-1_7_0-openjdk packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 RTM: java-1_7_0-openjdk 1.7.0.161-43.7.6
  SUSE LE 12 SP1: java-1_7_0-openjdk 1.7.0.161-43.7.6
  SUSE LE 12 SP2: java-1_7_0-openjdk 1.7.0.161-43.7.6
  SUSE LE 12 SP3: java-1_7_0-openjdk 1.7.0.161-43.7.6

SUSE LE 12: new java-1_7_1-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 RTM: java-1_7_1-ibm 1.7.1_sr4.15-38.8.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP1: java-1_7_1-ibm 1.7.1_sr4.15-38.8.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP2: java-1_7_1-ibm 1.7.1_sr4.15-38.8.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP3: java-1_7_1-ibm 1.7.1_sr4.15-38.8.1

SUSE LE 12: new java-1_8_0-ibm packages (24/05/2017).
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP1: java-1_8_0-ibm 1.8.0_sr4.5-29.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP2: java-1_8_0-ibm 1.8.0_sr4.5-29.1

SUSE LE 12: new java-1_8_0-ibm packages (28/12/2017).
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP3: java-1_8_0-ibm 1.8.0_sr5.5-30.13.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP2: java-1_8_0-ibm 1.8.0_sr5.5-30.13.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP1: java-1_8_0-ibm 1.8.0_sr5.5-30.13.1

SUSE LE 12: new java-1_8_0-openjdk packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP1: java-1_8_0-openjdk 1.8.0.151-27.8.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP2: java-1_8_0-openjdk 1.8.0.151-27.8.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP3: java-1_8_0-openjdk 1.8.0.151-27.8.1

SUSE LE 12 RTM: new mariadb packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 RTM: mariadb 10.0.37-20.49.2

SUSE LE 12 SP1/2: new mariadb packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP1: mariadb 10.0.38-29.27.3
  SUSE LE 12 SP2: mariadb 10.0.38-29.27.3

SUSE LE 12 SP4: new mariadb packages (18/01/2019).
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP4: mariadb 10.2.21-3.7.1

SUSE LE 12 SP4: new mariadb packages (27/12/2018).
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP4: mariadb 100-10.0.37-2.3.1

SUSE LE 15: new mariadb packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 RTM: mariadb 10.2.22-3.14.1

SUSE LE: new java-1_6_0-ibm packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 11 SP3: java-1_6_0-ibm 1.6.0_sr16.45-84.1

Ubuntu 16.04: new zlib packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: lib32z1 1:1.2.8.dfsg-2ubuntu4.3, lib64z1 1:1.2.8.dfsg-2ubuntu4.3, zlib1g 1:1.2.8.dfsg-2ubuntu4.3
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