Recommended update for permissions

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for permissions
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:1589-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1128598
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4

An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


This update for permissions fixes the following issues:

  • Added whitelisting for /usr/lib/singularity/bin/starter-suid in the new singularity 3.1 version. (bsc#1128598)

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Recommended 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-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-1589=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-1589=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • permissions-20170707-3.6.1
    • permissions-debuginfo-20170707-3.6.1
    • permissions-debugsource-20170707-3.6.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (x86_64):
    • permissions-20170707-3.6.1
    • permissions-debuginfo-20170707-3.6.1
    • permissions-debugsource-20170707-3.6.1