SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update fixes the following security issues :
- CVE-2015-6908: The ber_get_next function allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service (reachable assertion and application crash) via crafted BER data, as demonstrated by an attack against slapd. (bsc#945582)
- CVE-2015-4000: Fix weak Diffie-Hellman size vulnerability. (bsc#937766)
It also fixes the following non-security bugs :
- bsc#955210: Unresponsive LDAP host lookups in IPv6 environment
This update adds the following functionality :
- fate#319300: SHA2 password hashing module that can be loaded on-demand.
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 YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-139=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2016-139=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-2016-139=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-139=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2016-139=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Legacy Software 12 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Legacy-12-2016-139=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-139=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2016-139=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.