Security update for libqb

SUSE Security Update: Security update for libqb
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:1791-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1137835
Cross-References: CVE-2019-12779
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 15-SP1

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for libqb fixes the following issue:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2019-12779: Fixed an insecure treatment of IPC temporary files which could have allowed a local attacker to overwrite privileged system files (bsc#1137835).

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 Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2019-1791=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-HA-15-SP1-2019-1791=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1 (x86_64):
    • libqb-debugsource-1.0.3+20190326.a521604-3.3.1
    • libqb-devel-32bit-1.0.3+20190326.a521604-3.3.1
    • libqb20-32bit-1.0.3+20190326.a521604-3.3.1
    • libqb20-32bit-debuginfo-1.0.3+20190326.a521604-3.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libqb-debugsource-1.0.3+20190326.a521604-3.3.1
    • libqb-devel-1.0.3+20190326.a521604-3.3.1
    • libqb-tests-1.0.3+20190326.a521604-3.3.1
    • libqb-tests-debuginfo-1.0.3+20190326.a521604-3.3.1
    • libqb-tools-1.0.3+20190326.a521604-3.3.1
    • libqb-tools-debuginfo-1.0.3+20190326.a521604-3.3.1
    • libqb20-1.0.3+20190326.a521604-3.3.1
    • libqb20-debuginfo-1.0.3+20190326.a521604-3.3.1

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