Security update for slf4j

SUSE Security Update: Security update for slf4j
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:1744-1
Rating: important
References: #1085970
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.1
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.0
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
  • OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
  • HPE Helion OpenStack 8

  • An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


    This update for slf4j fixes the following issues:

    - CVE-2018-8088: Disallow EventData deserialization by default to avoid
    arbitrary code execution using serialized data (bsc#1085970)

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE 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:

    • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-8-2018-1175=1
    • SUSE Manager Server 3.1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-Manager-Server-3.1-2018-1175=1
    • SUSE Manager Server 3.0:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-Manager-Server-3.0-2018-1175=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-1175=1
    • OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-8-2018-1175=1
    • HPE Helion OpenStack 8:
      zypper in -t patch HPE-Helion-OpenStack-8-2018-1175=1

    Package List:

    • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 (noarch):
      • slf4j-1.7.12-3.3.1
    • SUSE Manager Server 3.1 (noarch):
      • slf4j-1.7.12-3.3.1
    • SUSE Manager Server 3.0 (noarch):
      • slf4j-1.7.12-3.3.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (noarch):
      • slf4j-1.7.12-3.3.1
    • OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 (noarch):
      • slf4j-1.7.12-3.3.1
    • HPE Helion OpenStack 8 (noarch):
      • slf4j-1.7.12-3.3.1