Security update for cobbler

SUSE Security Update: Security update for cobbler
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2551-1
Rating: important
References: #1101670 #1104189 #1104190 #1104287 #1105440 #1105442
Cross-References: CVE-2018-1000225 CVE-2018-1000226 CVE-2018-10931
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2

An update that solves three vulnerabilities and has three fixes is now available.


This update for cobbler fixes the following issues:

Security issues fixed:

- Forbid exposure of private methods in the API (CVE-2018-10931,
CVE-2018-1000225, bsc#1104287, bsc#1104189, bsc#1105442)
- Check access token when calling 'modify_setting' API endpoint
(bsc#1104190, bsc#1105440, CVE-2018-1000226)

Other bugs fixed:

- Fix kernel options when generating bootiso (bsc#1101670)

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 Manager Server 3.2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SUSE-Manager-Server-3.2-2018-1788=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2 (noarch):
    • cobbler-2.6.6-6.7.1