Security update for man

SUSE Security Update: Security update for man
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2020:0102-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1159105
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4

An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.

Description:

This update for man fixes the following issues:

  • Skip using 'safe-rm' in cron job below cache directory (bsc#1159105).

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-SP5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-102=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2020-102=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2020-102=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • man-2.6.6-4.3.1
    • man-debuginfo-2.6.6-4.3.1
    • man-debugsource-2.6.6-4.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • man-2.6.6-4.3.1
    • man-debuginfo-2.6.6-4.3.1
    • man-debugsource-2.6.6-4.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (x86_64):
    • man-2.6.6-4.3.1
    • man-debuginfo-2.6.6-4.3.1
    • man-debugsource-2.6.6-4.3.1

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