This update of cobbler fixes a remote code execution flaw which could have been exploited through cobbler’s XMLRPC API. Updated packages are available from download.opensuse.org.
SUSE Security Update: Security update for cobbler ______________________________________________________________________________ Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2012:0814-1 Rating: important References: #763610 Cross-References: CVE-2012-2395 Affected Products: SUSE Manager Client Tools for SLE 11 SP1 SUSE Manager 1.2 for SLE 11 SP1 ______________________________________________________________________________ An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available. Description: This update of cobbler fixes a remote code execution flaw which could have been exploited through cobbler's XMLRPC API (CVE-2012-2395). Security Issue references: * CVE-2012-2395 <http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2395 Patch Instructions: To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product: - SUSE Manager Client Tools for SLE 11 SP1: zypper in -t patch slesctsp1-cobbler-6378 - SUSE Manager 1.2 for SLE 11 SP1: zypper in -t patch sleman12sp1-cobbler-6378 To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch". Package List: - SUSE Manager Client Tools for SLE 11 SP1 (x86_64): koan-2.0.10-0.38.1 - SUSE Manager 1.2 for SLE 11 SP1 (x86_64): cobbler-2.0.10-0.38.1 References: http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2395.html https://bugzilla.novell.com/763610 http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=a80df9eb737ded8b7bd7a02f531b043b