Security update for python-PyKMIP

SUSE Security Update: Security update for python-PyKMIP
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:0391-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1120767
Cross-References: CVE-2018-1000872
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for python-PyKMIP fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2018-1000872: Fixed a denial-of-service vulnerability which was caused by exhausting the available sockets. To mitigate the issue server socket timeout was decreased (bsc#1120767).

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 OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-8-2019-391=1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-8-2019-391=1
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8:
    zypper in -t patch HPE-Helion-OpenStack-8-2019-391=1

Package List:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 (noarch):
    • python-PyKMIP-0.6.0-3.3.1
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 (noarch):
    • python-PyKMIP-0.6.0-3.3.1
  • HPE Helion Openstack 8 (noarch):
    • python-PyKMIP-0.6.0-3.3.1