Recommended update for cifs-utils

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for cifs-utils
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:2725-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1130528 #1132087 #1136031
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4

An update that has three recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:

This update for cifs-utils fixes the following issues:
cifs-utils was updated to cifs-utils 6.9 (bsc#1132087, bsc#1136031)

  • Allow cached DNS entry to expire (fate#325270)
  • Document new SMB2.1+ defaults (bsc#1130528)

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 Software Development Kit 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2019-2725=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-2725=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-2725=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • cifs-utils-debuginfo-6.9-13.3.1
    • cifs-utils-debugsource-6.9-13.3.1
    • cifs-utils-devel-6.9-13.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • cifs-utils-6.9-13.3.1
    • cifs-utils-debuginfo-6.9-13.3.1
    • cifs-utils-debugsource-6.9-13.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (x86_64):
    • cifs-utils-6.9-13.3.1
    • cifs-utils-debuginfo-6.9-13.3.1
    • cifs-utils-debugsource-6.9-13.3.1

References: