Security update for systemd

SUSE Security Update: Security update for systemd
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:1265-1
Rating: important
References: #1080919 #1121563 #1125352 #1126056 #1127557 #1128657 #1130230 #1132348 #1132400 #1132721 #955942
Cross-References: CVE-2018-6954 CVE-2019-3842 CVE-2019-6454
Affected Products:
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7

An update that solves three vulnerabilities and has 8 fixes is now available.

Description:

This update for systemd fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed:

  • CVE-2018-6954: Fixed a vulnerability in the symlink handling of systemd-tmpfiles which allowed a local user to obtain ownership of arbitrary files (bsc#1080919).
  • CVE-2019-3842: Fixed a vulnerability in pam_systemd which allowed a local user to escalate privileges (bsc#1132348).
  • CVE-2019-6454: Fixed a denial of service caused by long dbus messages (bsc#1125352).

Non-security issues fixed:
  • systemd-coredump: generate a stack trace of all core dumps (jsc#SLE-5933)
  • udevd: notify when max number value of children is reached only once per batch of events (bsc#1132400)
  • sd-bus: bump message queue size again (bsc#1132721)
  • core: only watch processes when it's really necessary (bsc#955942 bsc#1128657)
  • rules: load drivers only on "add" events (bsc#1126056)
  • sysctl: Don't pass null directive argument to '%s' (bsc#1121563)
  • Do not automatically online memory on s390x (bsc#1127557)

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 7:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2019-1265=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2019-1265=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2019-1265=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP2-2019-1265=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-1265=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2019-1265=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2019-1265=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2019-1265=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-1265=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2019-1265=1
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-4-2019-1265=1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2019-1265=1

Package List:

  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (s390x x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev-devel-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-sysvinit-228-150.66.4
    • udev-228-150.66.4
    • udev-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 (noarch):
    • systemd-bash-completion-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libudev-devel-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-devel-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libudev-devel-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-devel-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libudev-devel-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-sysvinit-228-150.66.4
    • udev-228-150.66.4
    • udev-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (noarch):
    • systemd-bash-completion-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP2 (x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-sysvinit-228-150.66.4
    • udev-228-150.66.4
    • udev-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (s390x x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (noarch):
    • systemd-bash-completion-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-sysvinit-228-150.66.4
    • udev-228-150.66.4
    • udev-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (s390x x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (noarch):
    • systemd-bash-completion-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libudev-devel-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-sysvinit-228-150.66.4
    • udev-228-150.66.4
    • udev-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (s390x x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-LTSS (noarch):
    • systemd-bash-completion-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (noarch):
    • systemd-bash-completion-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-sysvinit-228-150.66.4
    • udev-228-150.66.4
    • udev-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-sysvinit-228-150.66.4
    • udev-228-150.66.4
    • udev-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (noarch):
    • systemd-bash-completion-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-sysvinit-228-150.66.4
    • udev-228-150.66.4
    • udev-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (noarch):
    • systemd-bash-completion-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 (noarch):
    • systemd-bash-completion-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 4 (x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev-devel-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-32bit-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-sysvinit-228-150.66.4
    • udev-228-150.66.4
    • udev-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL (x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-sysvinit-228-150.66.4
    • udev-228-150.66.4
    • udev-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 (x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-sysvinit-228-150.66.4
    • udev-228-150.66.4
    • udev-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7 (x86_64):
    • libsystemd0-228-150.66.4
    • libsystemd0-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-228-150.66.4
    • libudev1-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debuginfo-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-debugsource-228-150.66.4
    • systemd-sysvinit-228-150.66.4
    • udev-228-150.66.4
    • udev-debuginfo-228-150.66.4

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