Security update for polkit

SUSE Security Update: Security update for polkit
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:2035-2
Rating: important
References: #1121826
Cross-References: CVE-2019-6133
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for polkit fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2019-6133: Fixed improper caching of auth decisions, which could bypass uid checking in the interactive backend (bsc#1121826).

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 Enterprise Storage 5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-Storage-5-2019-2035=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 (aarch64):
    • libpolkit0-0.113-5.18.1
    • libpolkit0-debuginfo-0.113-5.18.1
    • polkit-0.113-5.18.1
    • polkit-debuginfo-0.113-5.18.1
    • polkit-debugsource-0.113-5.18.1
    • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0-0.113-5.18.1