Security update for udisks2

SUSE Security Update: Security update for udisks2
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:3278-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1091274 #1109406
Cross-References: CVE-2018-17336
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata is now available.


This update for udisks2 fixes the following issues:
Following security issues was fixed:

  • CVE-2018-17336: A format string vulnerability in udisks_log (bsc#1109406)

Following non-security issues were fixed:
  • strip trailing newline from sysfs raid level information (bsc#1091274)
  • Fix watcher error for non-redundant raid devices. (bsc#1091274)

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 Module for Basesystem 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2356=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libudisks2-0-2.6.5-3.7.2
    • libudisks2-0-debuginfo-2.6.5-3.7.2
    • typelib-1_0-UDisks-2_0-2.6.5-3.7.2
    • udisks2-2.6.5-3.7.2
    • udisks2-debuginfo-2.6.5-3.7.2
    • udisks2-debugsource-2.6.5-3.7.2
    • udisks2-devel-2.6.5-3.7.2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (noarch):
    • udisks2-lang-2.6.5-3.7.2