SUSE-RU-2017:2958-1: important: Recommended update for SuSEfirewall2

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   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for SuSEfirewall2

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2017:2958-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1067057 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4

   An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.


   This update for SuSEfirewall2 fixes the following issues:

   - Fixed a regression that was introduced by the previous security update.
     The regression caused some rpcinfo related configurations of
     SuSEfirewall2 to fail. For example the setting
     FW_CONFIGURATIONS_EXT="nfs-kernel-server" no longer correctly opened up
     the necessary ports for the nfs server, consequently making NFS
     unavailable (bsc#1067057).

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 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch slessp4-SuSEfirewall2-13340=1

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

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (noarch):



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