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VPR Score: 3.6
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for glibc fixes the following issues :
Security issue fixed :
CVE-2015-5180: Fixed a NULL pointer dereference with internal QTYPE (bsc#941234).
Feature work: IBM zSeries arch13 hardware support in glibc added (fate#327072, bsc#1132678)
Other issue addressed: Fixed a concurrency issue with ldconfig (bsc#1117993).
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 Software Development Kit 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2019-1716=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-1716=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-1716=1