SUSE SLES11 Security Update : cobbler (SUSE-SU-2018:2550-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 112271

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for cobbler fixes the following issues: Security issue fixed :

- CVE-2018-10931: Forbid exposure of private methods in the API (bsc#1104287, bsc#1104189)

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.

Solution

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 Server 11-SP4-CLIENT-TOOLS:zypper in -t patch slesctsp4-cobbler-13758=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-CLIENT-TOOLS:zypper in -t patch slesctsp3-cobbler-13758=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1104189

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1104287

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-10931.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?60cce65f

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 112271

File Name: suse_SU-2018-2550-1.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/09/04

Modified: 2018/09/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:koan, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10931