Recommended update for rsh

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for rsh
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2013:1114-1
Rating: important
References: #816514 #822721
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2

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

    Description:


    This update fixes an error handling issue in rlogind that
    could make it fail to accept connections from rlogin
    clients.

    Patch Instructions:

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

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-rsh-7923
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-rsh-7923
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-rsh-7909
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-rsh-7909
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp3-rsh-7923
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp2-rsh-7909

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware (i586 x86_64):
    • rsh-0.17-706.20.1
    • rsh-server-0.17-706.20.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • rsh-0.17-706.20.1
    • rsh-server-0.17-706.20.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware (i586 x86_64):
    • rsh-0.17-706.20.1
    • rsh-server-0.17-706.20.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • rsh-0.17-706.20.1
    • rsh-server-0.17-706.20.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 (i586 x86_64):
    • rsh-0.17-706.20.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 (i586 x86_64):
    • rsh-0.17-706.20.1

    References:

    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/816514
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/822721
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=9fcefffcd69bf27381efc308b8ee08dc
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=aff9db21baf52159ce238f812074a623