Security update for gnutls

SUSE Security Update: Security update for gnutls
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2022:0678-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1196167
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


This update for gnutls fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2021-4209: Fixed null pointer dereference in MD_UPDATE (bsc#1196167).

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-SP5-2022-678=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • libgnutls30-3.4.17-8.11.1
    • libgnutls30-debuginfo-3.4.17-8.11.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • gnutls-debugsource-3.4.17-8.11.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (s390x x86_64):
    • libgnutls30-32bit-3.4.17-8.11.1
    • libgnutls30-debuginfo-32bit-3.4.17-8.11.1