SUSE SLES15 Security Update : rmt-server (SUSE-SU-2019:1973-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 127091


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This update for rmt-server to version 2.3.1 fixes the following issues :

Fix mirroring logic when errors are encountered (bsc#1140492)

Refactor RMT::Mirror to download metadata/licenses in parallel

Check repo metadata GPG signatures during mirroring (bsc#1132690)

Add rmt-server-config subpackage with nginx configs (fate#327816, bsc#1136081)

Fix dependency to removed boot_cli_i18n file (bsc#1136020)

Add `rmt-cli systems list` command to list registered systems

Fix create UUID when system_uuid file empty (bsc#1138316)

Fix duplicate nginx location in rmt-server-pubcloud (bsc#1135222)

Mirror additional repos that were enabled during mirroring (bsc#1132690)

Make service IDs consistent across different RMT instances (bsc#1134428)

Make SMT data import scripts faster (bsc#1134190)

Fix incorrect triggering of registration sharing (bsc#1129392)

Fix license mirroring issue in some non-SUSE repositories (bsc#1128858)

Update dependencies to fix vulnerabilities in rails (CVE-2019-5419, bsc#1129271) and nokogiri (CVE-2019-11068, bsc#1132160)

Allow RMT registration to work under HTTP as well as HTTPS.

Offline migration from SLE 15 to SLE 15 SP1 will add Python2 module

Online migrations will automatically add additional modules to the client systems depending on the base product

Supply log severity to journald

Breaking Change: Added headers to generated CSV files

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 Module for Server Applications 15-SP1:zypper in
-t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Server-Applications-15-SP1-2019-1973=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 15-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-15-SP1-2019-1973=1

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 127091

File Name: suse_SU-2019-1973-1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/07/26

Updated: 2020/01/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-11068

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:rmt-server, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:rmt-server-config, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:rmt-server-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/07/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/03/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11068, CVE-2019-5419