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VPR Score: 3.6
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for tboot provides the following fix: Security issue fixed :
- CVE-2014-5118: tboot: bypass of measured boot (bsc#889339) Bug fixes :
- Fixed failed trusted boot on some systems like Intel Xeon 'Purley 8s' processors. The following error message showed: 'TBOOT: wait-for-sipi loop timed-out'. Booting continued but 'TXT measured launch' was wrongly reported as FALSE. (bsc#1057555)
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.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-tboot-13354=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-tboot-13354=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.