Security update for openssh

SUSE Security Update: Security update for openssh
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:1989-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1076957
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7

  • An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

    Description:

    This update for openssh fixes the following issues:

    Security issue fixed:

    - CVE-2016-10708: Prevent DoS due to crashes caused by out-of-sequence
    NEWKEYS message (bsc#1076957).

    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 Server 12-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1352=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-1352=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.
    • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2018-1352=1

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • openssh-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-askpass-gnome-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-askpass-gnome-debuginfo-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-debuginfo-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-debugsource-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-fips-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-helpers-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-helpers-debuginfo-7.2p2-74.19.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):
      • openssh-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-askpass-gnome-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-askpass-gnome-debuginfo-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-debuginfo-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-debugsource-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-helpers-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-helpers-debuginfo-7.2p2-74.19.1
    • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL (x86_64):
      • openssh-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-debuginfo-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-debugsource-7.2p2-74.19.1
    • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7 (x86_64):
      • openssh-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-debuginfo-7.2p2-74.19.1
      • openssh-debugsource-7.2p2-74.19.1

    References: