Security update for ipmitool

SUSE Security Update: Security update for ipmitool
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2020:0617-1
Rating: important
References: #1085469 #1163026
Cross-References:CVE-2020-5208
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-ESPOS

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

Description:

This update for ipmitool fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2020-5208: Fixed multiple remote code executtion vulnerabilities (bsc#1163026).
  • picmg discover messages are now DEBUG and not INFO messages (bsc#1085469).

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 for SAP 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES_SAP-15-2020-617=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-2020-617=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-2020-617=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-ESPOS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-2020-617=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 15 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • ipmitool-1.8.18-4.3.1
    • ipmitool-debuginfo-1.8.18-4.3.1
    • ipmitool-debugsource-1.8.18-4.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS (aarch64 s390x):
    • ipmitool-1.8.18-4.3.1
    • ipmitool-debuginfo-1.8.18-4.3.1
    • ipmitool-debugsource-1.8.18-4.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS (aarch64 x86_64):
    • ipmitool-1.8.18-4.3.1
    • ipmitool-debuginfo-1.8.18-4.3.1
    • ipmitool-debugsource-1.8.18-4.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-ESPOS (aarch64 x86_64):
    • ipmitool-1.8.18-4.3.1
    • ipmitool-debuginfo-1.8.18-4.3.1
    • ipmitool-debugsource-1.8.18-4.3.1

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