SUSE SLES11 Security Update : cobbler (SUSE-SU-2018:1741-1)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 110659
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for cobbler fixes the following issues :
- CVE-2017-1000469: Escape shell parameters provided by the user for the reposync action. (bsc#1074594)
- Fix for calling koan with virt_type kvm. (bsc#1090205)
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 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-SP4-CLIENT-TOOLS:zypper in -t patch slesctsp4-cobbler-13659=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS:zypper in -t patch slesctsp3-cobbler-13659=1