Security update for yast2-rmt

SUSE Security Update: Security update for yast2-rmt
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:4209-1
Rating: important
References: #1117602
Cross-References: CVE-2018-17957
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for yast2-rmt to version 1.1.12 fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2018-17957: Secure MySQL credentials by not exposing them on the command line (bsc#1117602)

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 Server Applications 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Server-Applications-15-2018-3012=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 (noarch):
    • yast2-rmt-1.1.2-3.11.1

References: