Recommended update for openssh

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for openssh
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:3833-2
Rating: important
References: #1115654 #1116577
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1

An update that has two recommended fixes can now be installed.


This update for openssh fixes the following issues:

  • Revert fix for CVE-2018-15919 which could have caused login problems with GSSAPI authentication (bsc#1115654, bsc#1116577)

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Recommended 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 Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2019-1080=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (x86_64):
    • openssh-6.6p1-54.21.1
    • openssh-askpass-gnome-6.6p1-54.21.1
    • openssh-askpass-gnome-debuginfo-6.6p1-54.21.1
    • openssh-debuginfo-6.6p1-54.21.1
    • openssh-debugsource-6.6p1-54.21.1
    • openssh-fips-6.6p1-54.21.1
    • openssh-helpers-6.6p1-54.21.1
    • openssh-helpers-debuginfo-6.6p1-54.21.1