openSUSE-SU-2018:3517-1: moderate: Security update for mercurial

openSUSE Security Update: Security update for mercurial

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2018:3517-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1110899
Cross-References: CVE-2018-17983
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 15.0

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for mercurial fixes the following issues:

– CVE-2018-17983: Fix an out-of-bounds read during parsing of a malformed
manifest entry (bsc#1110899).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.

Patch Instructions:

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:

– openSUSE Leap 15.0:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-1297=1

Package List:

– openSUSE Leap 15.0 (i586 x86_64):


– openSUSE Leap 15.0 (noarch):



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