Recommended update for sudo

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for sudo
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:3085-1
Rating: low
References: #1053911 #1071379 #1098628
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0

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

Description:

This update for sudo provides the following fix:

  • Fix double free if ipa_hostname is not fully qualified. (bsc#1098628)
  • Disable insults by default at build time. For new installations this was done via sudoers file, but when upgrading from previous versions it would accidentally be enabled. (bsc#1053911)
  • Remove not needed sudoers.dist file. (bsc#1071379)

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 Software Development Kit 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-2189=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-2189=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-2189=1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • sudo-debuginfo-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
    • sudo-debugsource-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
    • sudo-devel-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • sudo-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
    • sudo-debuginfo-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
    • sudo-debugsource-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):
    • sudo-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
    • sudo-debuginfo-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
    • sudo-debugsource-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL (x86_64):
    • sudo-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
    • sudo-debuginfo-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
    • sudo-debugsource-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 (x86_64):
    • sudo-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
    • sudo-debuginfo-1.8.20p2-3.7.10
    • sudo-debugsource-1.8.20p2-3.7.10

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