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VPR Score: 4.4
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for qemu fixes the following issues :
Security issue fixed :
CVE-2020-1983: Fixed a use-after-free in the ip_reass function of slirp (bsc#1170940).
Non-security issues fixed :
Fixed an issue where limiting the memory bandwidth was not possible (bsc#1167816).
Fixed the issue that s390x could not read IPL channel program when using dasd as boot device (bsc#1158880).
Miscellaneous fixes to the in-package support documentation.
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 Module for Server Applications 15-SP1 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Server-Applications-15-SP1-2020-1502=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15-SP1 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2020-1502=1