SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : ceph (SUSE-SU-2018:2193-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111548

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VPR Score: 6


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


This update for ceph fixes the following issues :

- Update to version 12.2.7-420-gc0ef85b854 :


- luminous: osd: eternal stuck PG in 'unfound_recovery' (bsc#1094932)

- bluestore: db.slow used when db is not full (bsc#1092874)

- CVE-2018-10861: Ensure that ceph-mon does perform authorization on all OSD pool ops (bsc#1099162).

- CVE-2018-1129: cephx signature check bypass (bsc#1096748).

- CVE-2018-1128: cephx protocol was vulnerable to replay attack (bsc#1096748).

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.


To 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 Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-1494=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1494=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-1494=1

SUSE CaaS Platform ALL :

To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 :

To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111548

File Name: suse_SU-2018-2193-1.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/08/06

Updated: 2019/09/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:ceph-common, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:ceph-common-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:ceph-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libcephfs2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libcephfs2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:librados2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:librados2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libradosstriper1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libradosstriper1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:librbd1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:librbd1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:librgw2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:librgw2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python-cephfs, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python-cephfs-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python-rados, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python-rados-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python-rbd, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python-rbd-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python-rgw, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:python-rgw-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/07/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10861, CVE-2018-1128, CVE-2018-1129