Security update for smt, yast2-smt

SUSE Security Update: Security update for smt, yast2-smt
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2898-1
Rating: important
References: #1006984 #1006989 #1037811 #1097560 #1097824 #1103809 #1103810 #1104076 #977043
Cross-References: CVE-2018-12470 CVE-2018-12471 CVE-2018-12472
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4

An update that solves three vulnerabilities and has 6 fixes is now available.

Description:

This update for yast2-smt to 3.0.14 and smt to 3.0.37 fixes the following issues:
These security issues were fixed in SMT:

  • CVE-2018-12471: Xml External Entity processing in the RegistrationSharing modules allowed to read arbitrary file read (bsc#1103809).
  • CVE-2018-12470: SQL injection in RegistrationSharing module allows remote attackers to run arbitrary SQL statements (bsc#1103810).
  • CVE-2018-12472: Authentication bypass in sibling check facilitated further attacks on SMT (bsc#1104076).

SUSE would like to thank Jake Miller for reporting these issues to us.
These non-security issues were fixed in SMT:
  • Fix cron jobs randomization (bsc#1097560)
  • Fix duplicate migration paths (bsc#1097824)

This non-security issue was fixed in yast2-smt:
  • Remove cron job rescheduling (bsc#1097560)
  • Added missing translation marks (bsc#1037811)
  • Explicitly mention "Organization Credentials" (fate#321759)
  • Rearrange the SMT set-up dialog (bsc#977043)
  • Make the Filter button default (bsc#1006984)
  • Prevent exiting the repo selection dialog via hitting Enter in the repository filter (bsc#1006984)
  • report when error occurs during repo mirroring (bsc#1006989)
  • Use TextEntry-based filter for repos (fate#319777)

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 OpenStack Cloud 7:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2018-2056=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP2-2018-2056=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2018-2056=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-2056=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-2056=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2018-2056=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-12-2018-2056=1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-4-2018-2056=1

Package List:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (s390x x86_64):
    • res-signingkeys-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debuginfo-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debugsource-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-support-3.0.37-52.23.6
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • res-signingkeys-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debuginfo-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debugsource-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-support-3.0.37-52.23.6
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • res-signingkeys-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debuginfo-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debugsource-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-support-3.0.37-52.23.6
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (noarch):
    • yast2-smt-3.0.14-10.6.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • res-signingkeys-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debuginfo-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debugsource-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-support-3.0.37-52.23.6
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • res-signingkeys-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debuginfo-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debugsource-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-support-3.0.37-52.23.6
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • res-signingkeys-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debuginfo-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debugsource-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-support-3.0.37-52.23.6
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS (noarch):
    • yast2-smt-3.0.14-10.6.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • smt-ha-3.0.37-52.23.6
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 (noarch):
    • perl-File-Touch-0.11-3.2.2
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 (x86_64):
    • res-signingkeys-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debuginfo-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-debugsource-3.0.37-52.23.6
    • smt-support-3.0.37-52.23.6

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