SUSE-RU-2018:1880-1: moderate: Recommended update for biosdevname

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Wed Jul 4 13:11:29 MDT 2018

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for biosdevname

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2018:1880-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1093625 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

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


   This update for biosdevname provides the following fix:

   - Prevent infinite recursion in dmidecode.c::smbios_setslot by checking
     that the subordinate bus has a number greater than the current bus.

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Recommended 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 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch slessp4-biosdevname-13688=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-biosdevname-13688=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 (i586 x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 x86_64):



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