Security update for nmap

SUSE Security Update: Security update for nmap
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:2426-1
Rating: important
References: #1135350
Cross-References: CVE-2018-15173
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for nmap fixes the following issues:

  • Fixed a regression in the version scanner, caused by the fix for CVE-2018-15173. (bsc#1135350)

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 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-2426=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • nmap-6.46-3.6.1
    • nmap-debuginfo-6.46-3.6.1
    • nmap-debugsource-6.46-3.6.1