Security update for smt

SUSE Security Update: Security update for smt
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:3467-2
Rating: moderate
References: #1104076 #1111056
Cross-References: CVE-2018-12472
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1

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


SMT was updated to version 3.0.38.
Following security issue was fixed:

  • CVE-2018-12472: Harden hostname check during sibling check by forcing double reverse lookup (bsc#1104076)

Following non security issues were fixed:
  • Add migration path check when registration sharing is enabled
  • Fix sibling sync errors (bsc#1111056): - Synchronize all registered products - Handle duplicate registrations when syncing - Force resync to the sibling instance in `upgrade` and `synchronize` API calls

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 Server for SAP 12-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2019-1084=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (x86_64):
    • res-signingkeys-3.0.38-52.26.1
    • smt-3.0.38-52.26.1
    • smt-debuginfo-3.0.38-52.26.1
    • smt-debugsource-3.0.38-52.26.1
    • smt-support-3.0.38-52.26.1