SUSE-RU-2015:1645-1: moderate: Recommended update for yast2-security

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Tue Sep 29 14:09:54 MDT 2015

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for yast2-security

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2015:1645-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #899104 #900829 #907907 #911523 #941620 #942379 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12

   An update that has 7 recommended fixes can now be installed.


   This update for the YaST Security Module provides several fixes and

   - Redefined security levels and updated list of mandatory and optional
     services. (fate#318425)
   - Adapted management of the display manager shutdown to use
     DISPLAYMANAGER_SHUTDOWN instead of AllowShutdown. (bsc#946889)
   - Added some entries to the list of optional services. (bsc#942379)
   - When checking services, systemd aliases are now taken into account (so,
     for example, rsyslog is accounted as syslog).
   - Removed references to runlevels (obsolete). Only current systemd target
     is analyzed.
   - Fixed an error setting the shutdown behaviour of KDM. (bsc#907907)
   - Fix paths for systemd target links. (bsc#911523)
   - Fixed the interface to show and process values from sysctl.conf
   - Remove X-KDE-Library from desktop file. (bsc#899104)

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-616=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-616=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 (noarch):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 (noarch):



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