Recommended update for openssh

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for openssh
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2018:3831-1
Rating: important
References: #1115654 #1116577
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SECURITY

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


This update for openssh fixes the following issues:

  • Revert fix for CVE-2018-15919 which could have caused login problems with GSSAPI authentication (bsc#1115654, bsc#1116577)

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 Server 11-SECURITY:
    zypper in -t patch secsp3-openssh-13874=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SECURITY (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • openssh-openssl1-6.6p1-19.9.1
    • openssh-openssl1-helpers-6.6p1-19.9.1