Security update for fence-agents

SUSE Security Update: Security update for fence-agents
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:1813-1
Rating: low
References: #1049852 #1137314
Cross-References: CVE-2019-10153
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 15

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


This update for fence-agents version 4.4.0 fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2019-10153: Fixed a denial of service via guest VM comments (bsc#1137314).

Non-security issue fixed:
  • Included timestamps when logging (bsc#1049852).

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 High Availability 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-HA-15-2019-1813=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • fence-agents-4.4.0+git.1558595666.5f79f9e9-4.6.1
    • fence-agents-debuginfo-4.4.0+git.1558595666.5f79f9e9-4.6.1
    • fence-agents-debugsource-4.4.0+git.1558595666.5f79f9e9-4.6.1
    • fence-agents-devel-4.4.0+git.1558595666.5f79f9e9-4.6.1