SUSE SLES12 Security Update : tcmu-runner (SUSE-SU-2017:2601-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update for tcmu-runner fixes the following issues: Security
issues fixed :

- CVE-2017-1000198: The glfs handler allowed local DoS via
crafted CheckConfig strings (bsc#1049485)

- CVE-2017-1000199: The qcow handler leaked information
via the CheckConfig D-Bus method (bsc#1049491)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1049485
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1049491
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-1000198.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-1000199.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?5e56537e

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-1611=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-1611=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-1611=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.3
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:UC)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103597 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-1000198
CVE-2017-1000199

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