SUSE Security Update: Security update for polkit
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Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:2163-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1099031 
Cross-References:   CVE-2018-1116
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP3
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3
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   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

   This update for polkit fixes the following issues:

   Security issue fixed:

   - CVE-2018-1116: Fix uid comparison lacking in
     polkit_backend_interactive_authority_check_authorization (bsc#1099031).


Patch Instructions:

   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 Workstation Extension 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP3-2018-1468=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-1468=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1468=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-1468=1



Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP3 (x86_64):

      libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.9.1
      libpolkit0-debuginfo-32bit-0.113-5.9.1
      polkit-debugsource-0.113-5.9.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):

      polkit-debuginfo-0.113-5.9.1
      polkit-debugsource-0.113-5.9.1
      polkit-devel-0.113-5.9.1
      polkit-devel-debuginfo-0.113-5.9.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):

      libpolkit0-0.113-5.9.1
      libpolkit0-debuginfo-0.113-5.9.1
      polkit-0.113-5.9.1
      polkit-debuginfo-0.113-5.9.1
      polkit-debugsource-0.113-5.9.1
      typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0-0.113-5.9.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):

      libpolkit0-0.113-5.9.1
      libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.9.1
      libpolkit0-debuginfo-0.113-5.9.1
      libpolkit0-debuginfo-32bit-0.113-5.9.1
      polkit-0.113-5.9.1
      polkit-debuginfo-0.113-5.9.1
      polkit-debugsource-0.113-5.9.1
      typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0-0.113-5.9.1


References:

   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-1116.html
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1099031

SUSE: 2018:2163-1 moderate: polkit

August 1, 2018
An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available

Summary

This update for polkit fixes the following issues: Security issue fixed: - CVE-2018-1116: Fix uid comparison lacking in polkit_backend_interactive_authority_check_authorization (bsc#1099031). Patch Instructions: 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 Workstation Extension 12-SP3: zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP3-2018-1468=1 - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3: zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-1468=1 - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3: zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1468=1 - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3: zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-1468=1 Package List: - SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP3 (x86_64): libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.9.1 libpolkit0-debuginfo-32bit-0.113-5.9.1 polkit-debugsource-0.113-5.9.1 - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64): polkit-debuginfo-0.113-5.9.1 polkit-debugsource-0.113-5.9.1 polkit-devel-0.113-5.9.1 polkit-devel-debuginfo-0.113-5.9.1 - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64): libpolkit0-0.113-5.9.1 libpolkit0-debuginfo-0.113-5.9.1 polkit-0.113-5.9.1 polkit-debuginfo-0.113-5.9.1 polkit-debugsource-0.113-5.9.1 typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0-0.113-5.9.1 - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64): libpolkit0-0.113-5.9.1 libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.9.1 libpolkit0-debuginfo-0.113-5.9.1 libpolkit0-debuginfo-32bit-0.113-5.9.1 polkit-0.113-5.9.1 polkit-debuginfo-0.113-5.9.1 polkit-debugsource-0.113-5.9.1 typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0-0.113-5.9.1

References

#1099031

Cross- CVE-2018-1116

Affected Products:

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP3

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-1116.html

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1099031

Severity
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2163-1
Rating: moderate