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[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2017:1336-1: important: Security update for rpcbind

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SUSE Security Update: Security update for rpcbind



Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2017:1336-1

Rating: important

References: #1037559

Cross-References: CVE-2017-8779

Affected Products:

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1



An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.





This update for rpcbind fixes the following issues:


- CVE-2017-8779: A crafted UDP package could lead rcpbind to remote

denial-of-service (bsc#1037559)



Patch Instructions:


To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:


- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:


zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-804=1


- SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:


zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-804=1


To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".



Package List:


- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):






- SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 (x86_64):













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