Security update for py26-compat-salt

SUSE Security Update: Security update for py26-compat-salt
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:3816-1
Rating: important
References: #1113698 #1113699
Cross-References: CVE-2018-15750 CVE-2018-15751
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for py26-compat-salt fixes the following issues:
Salt was updated to version 2016.11.10 and contains the following fixes:
Security issues fixed:

  • CVE-2018-15750: Fixed directory traversal vulnerability in salt-api (bsc#1113698).
  • CVE-2018-15751: Fixed remote authentication bypass in salt-api(netapi) that allows to execute arbitrary commands (bsc#1113699).

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-3.2-2018-2712=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Manager Server 3.2 (noarch):
    • py26-compat-salt-2016.11.10-6.15.1