Recommended update for libgcrypt

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for libgcrypt
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2020:0846-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1164950 #1166748 #1167674
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1

An update that has three recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:

This update for libgcrypt fixes the following issues:

  • FIPS: Remove an unneeded check in _gcry_global_constructor (bsc#1164950)
  • FIPS: Fix drbg to be threadsafe (bsc#1167674)
  • FIPS: Run self-tests from constructor during power-on [bsc#1166748]

* Set up global_init as the constructor function:
* Relax the entropy requirements on selftest. This is especially important for virtual machines to boot properly before the RNG is available:

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Recommended 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 Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2020-846=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2020-846=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libgcrypt-cavs-1.8.2-8.23.1
    • libgcrypt-cavs-debuginfo-1.8.2-8.23.1
    • libgcrypt-debugsource-1.8.2-8.23.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1 (x86_64):
    • libgcrypt-devel-32bit-1.8.2-8.23.1
    • libgcrypt-devel-32bit-debuginfo-1.8.2-8.23.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libgcrypt-debugsource-1.8.2-8.23.1
    • libgcrypt-devel-1.8.2-8.23.1
    • libgcrypt-devel-debuginfo-1.8.2-8.23.1
    • libgcrypt20-1.8.2-8.23.1
    • libgcrypt20-debuginfo-1.8.2-8.23.1
    • libgcrypt20-hmac-1.8.2-8.23.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (x86_64):
    • libgcrypt20-32bit-1.8.2-8.23.1
    • libgcrypt20-32bit-debuginfo-1.8.2-8.23.1
    • libgcrypt20-hmac-32bit-1.8.2-8.23.1

References: