Security update for openslp

SUSE Security Update: Security update for openslp
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2779-2
Rating: important
References: #1090638
Cross-References: CVE-2017-17833
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for openslp fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2017-17833: Prevent heap-related memory corruption issue which may have manifested itself as a denial-of-service or a remote code-execution vulnerability (bsc#1090638)
  • Prevent out of bounds reads in message parsing

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-SP2-BCL:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2018-1942=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):
    • openslp-2.0.0-18.15.1
    • openslp-32bit-2.0.0-18.15.1
    • openslp-debuginfo-2.0.0-18.15.1
    • openslp-debuginfo-32bit-2.0.0-18.15.1
    • openslp-debugsource-2.0.0-18.15.1
    • openslp-server-2.0.0-18.15.1
    • openslp-server-debuginfo-2.0.0-18.15.1