openSUSE Security Update: Security update for cryptctl
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Announcement ID:    openSUSE-SU-2021:0907-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1186226 
Cross-References:   CVE-2019-18906
Affected Products:
                    openSUSE Leap 15.2
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   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

   This update for cryptctl fixes the following issues:

   Update to version 2.4:

   - CVE-2019-18906: Client side password hashing was equivalent to clear
     text password storage (bsc#1186226)
   - First step to use plain text password instead of hashed password.
   - Move repository into the SUSE github organization
   - in RPC server, if client comes from localhost, remember its ipv4
     localhost address instead of ipv6 address
   - tell a record to clear expired pending commands upon saving a command
     result; introduce pending commands RPC test case
   - avoid hard coding 127.0.0.1 in host ID of alive message test; let system
     administrator mount and unmount disks by issuing these two commands on
     key server.


Patch Instructions:

   To install this openSUSE 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:

   - openSUSE Leap 15.2:

      zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2021-907=1



Package List:

   - openSUSE Leap 15.2 (x86_64):

      cryptctl-2.4-lp152.5.3.1
      cryptctl-debuginfo-2.4-lp152.5.3.1


References:

   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-18906.html
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1186226