openSUSE Security Update: Security update for cryptctl

Announcement ID:    openSUSE-SU-2021:2136-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1186226 
Cross-References:   CVE-2019-18906
Affected Products:
                    openSUSE Leap 15.3

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


   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 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 15.3:

      zypper in -t patch openSUSE-SLE-15.3-2021-2136=1

Package List:

   - openSUSE Leap 15.3 (ppc64le x86_64):