Security update for pacemaker

SUSE Security Update: Security update for pacemaker
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2016:2869-1
Rating: important
References: #1000743 #1002767 #1003565 #1007433 #967388 #986644 #987348
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 12-SP2

  • An update that solves two vulnerabilities and has 5 fixes is now available.


    This update for pacemaker fixes the following issues:

    Security issues fixed:
    - CVE-2016-7797: Notify other clients of a new connection only if the
    handshake has completed (bsc#967388, bsc#1002767).
    - CVE-2016-7035: Fixed improper IPC guarding in pacemaker (bsc#1007433).

    Bug fixes:
    - bsc#1003565: crmd: Record pending operations in the CIB before they are
    - bsc#1000743: pengine: Do not fence a maintenance node if it shuts down
    - bsc#987348: ping: Avoid temporary files for fping check
    - bsc#986644: libcrmcommon: report errors consistently when waiting for
    data on connection
    - bsc#986644: remote: Correctly calculate the remaining timeouts when
    receiving messages

    Patch Instructions:

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

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2016-1679=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 12-SP2:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-HA-12-SP2-2016-1679=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • libpacemaker-devel-1.1.15-21.1
      • pacemaker-cts-1.1.15-21.1
      • pacemaker-cts-debuginfo-1.1.15-21.1
      • pacemaker-debuginfo-1.1.15-21.1
      • pacemaker-debugsource-1.1.15-21.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 12-SP2 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • libpacemaker3-1.1.15-21.1
      • libpacemaker3-debuginfo-1.1.15-21.1
      • pacemaker-1.1.15-21.1
      • pacemaker-cli-1.1.15-21.1
      • pacemaker-cli-debuginfo-1.1.15-21.1
      • pacemaker-cts-1.1.15-21.1
      • pacemaker-cts-debuginfo-1.1.15-21.1
      • pacemaker-debuginfo-1.1.15-21.1
      • pacemaker-debugsource-1.1.15-21.1
      • pacemaker-remote-1.1.15-21.1
      • pacemaker-remote-debuginfo-1.1.15-21.1