openSUSE Security Update : apparmor (openSUSE-2017-452)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for apparmor fixes the following issues :

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2017-6507: Preserve unknown profiles when reloading
apparmor.service (lp#1668892, boo#1029696)

- boo#1017260: Migration to apparmor.service accidentally
disable AppArmor. Note: This will re-enable AppArmor if
it was disabled by the last update. You'll need to
'rcapparmor reload' to actually load the profiles, and
then check aa-status for programs that need to be
restarted to apply the profiles.

These non-security issues were fixed :

- Fixed crash in aa-logprof on specific change_hat events

- boo#1016259: Added var.mount dependeny to

The aa-remove-unknown utility was added to unload unknown profiles

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected apparmor packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99277 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-6507

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