Security update for gpg2

SUSE Security Update: Security update for gpg2
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:2480-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1124847 #1141093
Cross-References: CVE-2019-13050
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0

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

Description:

This update for gpg2 fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2019-13050: Fixed denial-of-service attacks via big keys. (bsc#1141093)

Non-security issue fixed:
  • Allow coredumps in X11 desktop sessions (bsc#1124847).

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-SP4-2019-2480=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-2480=1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • gpg2-2.0.24-9.8.1
    • gpg2-debuginfo-2.0.24-9.8.1
    • gpg2-debugsource-2.0.24-9.8.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (noarch):
    • gpg2-lang-2.0.24-9.8.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (x86_64):
    • gpg2-2.0.24-9.8.1
    • gpg2-debuginfo-2.0.24-9.8.1
    • gpg2-debugsource-2.0.24-9.8.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (noarch):
    • gpg2-lang-2.0.24-9.8.1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 (x86_64):
    • gpg2-2.0.24-9.8.1
    • gpg2-debuginfo-2.0.24-9.8.1
    • gpg2-debugsource-2.0.24-9.8.1

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