Security update for SUSE Manager Proxy

SUSE Security Update: Security update for SUSE Manager Proxy
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2012:0510-1
Rating: moderate
References: #681980 #681984
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Manager Proxy 1.2 for SLE 11 SP1

  • An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata is now available.


    This update fixes the following issues:

    * Rotate logfiles as user nocpulse/wwwrun
    * Update bootstrap repositories to latest version

    How to apply this update:

    1. Log in as root user to the SUSE Manager proxy. 2. Stop
    the proxy service: mgr-proxy stop 3. Apply the patch
    using either zypper patch or YaST Online Update. 4. Start
    the Spacewalk service: mgr-proxy start

    Security Issue reference:

    * CVE-2012-1145

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Manager Proxy 1.2 for SLE 11 SP1:
      zypper in -t patch slemap12sp1-suse-manager-proxy-201204-6101

    To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

    Package List:

    • SUSE Manager Proxy 1.2 for SLE 11 SP1 (x86_64):
    • spacewalk-backend-1.2.74-0.50.3
    • spacewalk-backend-libs-1.2.74-0.50.3
    • spacewalk-client-repository-0.1-0.5.196
    • spacewalk-client-repository-sle-10-3-0.1-0.7.2
    • spacewalk-client-repository-sle-10-4-0.1-0.7.2
    • spacewalk-client-repository-sle-11-1-0.1-0.5.196
    • SUSE Manager Proxy 1.2 for SLE 11 SP1 (noarch):
    • nocpulse-common-2.1.19-0.12.1
    • osad-5.9.44-0.16.2
    • spacewalk-proxy-broker-1.2.15-0.13.2
    • spacewalk-proxy-common-1.2.15-0.13.2
    • spacewalk-proxy-management-1.2.15-0.13.2
    • spacewalk-proxy-package-manager-1.2.15-0.13.2
    • spacewalk-proxy-redirect-1.2.15-0.13.2