Security update for openssl

SUSE Security Update: Security update for openssl
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2486-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1089039
Cross-References: CVE-2018-0737
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for openssl fixes the following security issue:

- CVE-2018-0737: The RSA Key generation algorithm has been shown to be
vulnerable to a cache timing side channel attack. An attacker with
sufficient access to mount cache timing attacks during the RSA key
generation process could have recovered the private key (bsc#1089039)

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 Studio Onsite 1.3:
    zypper in -t patch slestso13-openssl-13750=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch sdksp4-openssl-13750=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch slessp4-openssl-13750=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-openssl-13750=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 (x86_64):
    • libopenssl-devel-0.9.8j-0.106.15.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libopenssl-devel-0.9.8j-0.106.15.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4 (ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libopenssl-devel-32bit-0.9.8j-0.106.15.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libopenssl0_9_8-0.9.8j-0.106.15.1
    • libopenssl0_9_8-hmac-0.9.8j-0.106.15.1
    • openssl-0.9.8j-0.106.15.1
    • openssl-doc-0.9.8j-0.106.15.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • libopenssl0_9_8-32bit-0.9.8j-0.106.15.1
    • libopenssl0_9_8-hmac-32bit-0.9.8j-0.106.15.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (ia64):
    • libopenssl0_9_8-x86-0.9.8j-0.106.15.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • openssl-debuginfo-0.9.8j-0.106.15.1
    • openssl-debugsource-0.9.8j-0.106.15.1

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