Security update for ipmitool

SUSE Security Update: Security update for ipmitool
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2020:0405-1
Rating: important
References: #1163026
Cross-References:CVE-2020-5208
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for ipmitool fixes the following security issue:

  • CVE-2020-5208: Fixed several buffer overflows (bsc#1163026).

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 Module for Server Applications 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Server-Applications-15-SP1-2020-405=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2020-405=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15-SP1 (noarch):
    • ipmitool-bmc-snmp-proxy-1.8.18-7.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • ipmitool-1.8.18-7.3.1
    • ipmitool-debuginfo-1.8.18-7.3.1
    • ipmitool-debugsource-1.8.18-7.3.1

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