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Our CVE Pages – self help to security issues in SUSE Linux Enterprise



By: msmeissn

September 5, 2017 8:33 pm

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SUSE CVE Pages SUSE offers various self-service options for getting information on Security Issues. One of these self-service options that are intended for human consumption are our CVE Pages. For every CVE that might be related to our products we provide a webpage with our current status. These pages cover SUSE Enterprise products, and also contain …

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Categories: Enterprise Linux, Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

Security Vulnerability Scanners on Enterprise Linux

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By: chamilton

March 31, 2017 10:20 am

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Colin Hamilton coming at you again from the SUSE team. In this post I want to discuss security vulnerability scanners and their role in an Enterprise Linux environment like SUSE. This role is a common pitfall I’ve seen that lead customers to our support team. So what’s the problem? Well, vulnerability scanners are kinda dumb. …

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SUSE will move to CVSS v3.0



By: Alexander Bergmann

January 16, 2017 9:17 am

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One aspect of IT security is risk assessment and risk management. Newly announced or discovered vulnerabilities need to be evaluated and put into context to understand the impact they have. A widely-used framework to measure such issues is the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS). In practice currently two versions – CVSS v2 released in 2007 …

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Categories: SUSE Cloud, SUSE Linux Enterprise, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Stay Up On Latest Security Vulnerabilities

Rich Paredes

By: Rich Paredes

August 4, 2015 11:42 am

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Staying updated on the latest security vulnerabilities can be daunting which can understandably lead you to ask whether a particular version of SLES is vulnerable. The first thing to note when you get a security notification, for example from https://cve.mitre.org, https://nvd.nist.gov, or even by word of mouth, is the CVE identifier which will look similar to this: CVE-2015-5477 …

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