Security update for rsyslog

SUSE Security Update: Security update for rsyslog
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2453-1
Rating: moderate
References: #935393
Affected Products:
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0

  • An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


    This update for rsyslog fixes the following issues:

    The following security vulnerability was addressed:

    CVE-2015-3243: Make sure that log files are not created world-readable

    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 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 CaaS Platform 3.0 (x86_64):
      • rsyslog-8.24.0-3.11.1
      • rsyslog-debuginfo-8.24.0-3.11.1
      • rsyslog-debugsource-8.24.0-3.11.1