Security update for nfs-utils

SUSE Security Update: Security update for nfs-utils
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:2782-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1150733
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for nfs-utils fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2019-3689: Fixed root-owned files stored in insecure /var/lib/nfs. (bsc#1150733)

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 Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2019-2782=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • nfs-client-2.1.1-10.4.1
    • nfs-client-debuginfo-2.1.1-10.4.1
    • nfs-doc-2.1.1-10.4.1
    • nfs-kernel-server-2.1.1-10.4.1
    • nfs-kernel-server-debuginfo-2.1.1-10.4.1
    • nfs-utils-debuginfo-2.1.1-10.4.1
    • nfs-utils-debugsource-2.1.1-10.4.1