SUSE-SU-2019:3393-1: moderate: Security update for python-azure-agent

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Mon Dec 30 10:12:24 MST 2019

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for python-azure-agent

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2019:3393-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1127838 #1159639 
Cross-References:   CVE-2019-0804
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 15
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15

   An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata
   is now available.


   This update for python-azure-agent fixes the following issues:

   Update to version 2.2.45 (jsc#ECO-80 bsc#1159639)

   + Add support for Gen2 VM resource disks
   + Use alternate systemd detection
   + Fix /proc/net/route requirement that causes errors on FreeBSD
   + Add cloud-init auto-detect to prevent multiple provisioning mechanisms
     from relying on configuration for coordination
   + Disable cgroups when daemon is setup incorrectly
   + Remove upgrade extension loop for the same goal state
   + Add container id for extension telemetry events
   + Be more exact when detecting IMDS service health
   + Changing add_event to start sending missing fields

   Update to version 2.2.44:

   + Remove outdated extension ZIP packages
   + Improved error handling when starting extensions using systemd
   + Reduce provisioning time of some custom images
   + Improve the handling of extension download errors
   + New API for extension authors to handle errors during extension update
   + Fix handling of errors in calls to openssl
   + Improve logic to determine current distro
   + Reduce verbosity of several logging statements

   Update to version 2.2.42:

   + Poll for artifact blob, addresses goal state procesing issue

   Update to version 2.2.41:

   + Rewriting the mechanism to start the extension using systemd-run for
     systems using systemd for managing
   + Refactoring of resource monitoring framework using cgroup for both
     systemd and non-systemd approaches [#1530, #1534]
   + Telemetry pipeline for resource monitoring data

   Update to version 2.2.40:

   + Fixed tracking of memory/cpu usage
   + Do not prevent extensions from running if setting up cgroups fails
   + Enable systemd-aware deprovisioning on all versions >= 18.04
   + Add systemd support for Debian Jessie, Stretch, and Buster
   + Support for Linux Openwrt

   Update to version 2.2.38:

   + CVE-2019-0804: WALinuxAgent could be made to expose sensitive
     information. (bsc#1127838)
   + Add fixes for handling swap file and other nit fixes

   Update to version 2.2.37:

   + Improves re-try logic to handle errors while downloading extensions

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 Module for Public Cloud 15:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-15-2019-3393=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2019-3393=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 15 (noarch):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15 (noarch):



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