Security update for libosinfo

SUSE Security Update: Security update for libosinfo
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:2273-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1054986 #1105607 #1122858 #1140749
Cross-References: CVE-2019-13313
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS

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

Description:

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

  • CVE-2019-13313: Fixed a information leak where a local user could gather credentials from the osinfo-install-script (bsc#1140749).

Non-security issues fixed:
  • Fixed OS detection for multiple versions of SLE12, SLE15 and openSUSE Leap (bsc#1105607, bsc#1122858, bsc#1105607, bsc#1054986, bsc#1054986)

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 Server for SAP 12-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2019-2273=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2019-2273=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (x86_64):
    • libosinfo-0.2.12-13.3.1
    • libosinfo-1_0-0-0.2.12-13.3.1
    • libosinfo-1_0-0-debuginfo-0.2.12-13.3.1
    • libosinfo-debuginfo-0.2.12-13.3.1
    • libosinfo-debugsource-0.2.12-13.3.1
    • typelib-1_0-Libosinfo-1_0-0.2.12-13.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (noarch):
    • libosinfo-lang-0.2.12-13.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libosinfo-0.2.12-13.3.1
    • libosinfo-1_0-0-0.2.12-13.3.1
    • libosinfo-1_0-0-debuginfo-0.2.12-13.3.1
    • libosinfo-debuginfo-0.2.12-13.3.1
    • libosinfo-debugsource-0.2.12-13.3.1
    • typelib-1_0-Libosinfo-1_0-0.2.12-13.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS (noarch):
    • libosinfo-lang-0.2.12-13.3.1

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