SUSE-SU-2022:3714-1: important: Security update for multipath-tools

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Mon Oct 24 19:23:45 UTC 2022

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for multipath-tools

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2022:3714-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1118495 #1125145 #1125507 #1131789 #1134648 
                    #1139369 #1202616 #1202739 #1204325 
Cross-References:   CVE-2022-41974
CVSS scores:
                    CVE-2022-41974 (SUSE): 8.4 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-BCL

   An update that solves one vulnerability and has 8 fixes is
   now available.


   This update for multipath-tools fixes the following issues:

   - CVE-2022-41974: Fixed an authorization bypass issue in multipathd.
   - Avoid linking to libreadline to avoid licensing issue (bsc#1202616)
   - Avoid device IO in "multipath -u" (bsc#1125145, bsc#1131789)
   - mpathpersist: optimize for setups with many LUNs (bsc#1134648)
   - mpathpersist: add option -f/--batch-file (bsc#1134648)
   - libmultipath: get_prio(): really don't reset prio for  inaccessible
     paths (bsc#1118495)
   - Upstream bug fixes from dm-devel (bsc#1139369): multipath: call
     store_pathinfo with DI_BLACKLIST
   - hwtable: add Lenovo DE series (bsc#1125507)

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 Server 12-SP3-BCL:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-BCL-2022-3714=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3-BCL (x86_64):



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