SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : ceph (SUSE-SU-2017:0367-1)

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 ceph fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-5009: moncommand with empty prefix could crash
monitor [bsc#987144]

- Invalid commandd in SOC7 with ceph [bsc#1008894]

- Performance fix was missing in SES4 [bsc#1005179]

- ceph build problems on ppc64le [bsc#982141]

- ceph make build unit test failure [bsc#977940]

- ceph-deploy mon create-initial fails on one node
[bsc#999688]

- MDS dies while running xfstests [bsc#985232]

- Typerror while calling _recover_auth_meta()
[bsc#1008501]

- OSD daemon uses ~100% CPU load right after OSD creation
/ first OSD start [bsc#1014338]

- civetweb HTTPS support not working [bsc#990438]

- systemd is killing off OSDs [bsc#1007216]

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/1005179
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1007216
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1008501
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1008894
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1014338
https://bugzilla.suse.com/977940
https://bugzilla.suse.com/982141
https://bugzilla.suse.com/985232
https://bugzilla.suse.com/987144
https://bugzilla.suse.com/990438
https://bugzilla.suse.com/999688
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5009.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?e1c1513b

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-SP2-2017-186=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-186=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-186=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-186=1

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96977 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5009

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