SUSE-RU-2018:2136-1: Recommended update for grub

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   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for grub

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2018:2136-1
Rating:             low
References:         #1020714 #1045024 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

   An update that has two recommended fixes can now be


   This update for grub provides the following fixes:

   - Add support to SHA2 crypt grub passwords. (bsc#1020714, fate#322419)
   - Add workarounds for some problematic Dell BIOSes. (bsc#1045024)

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-grub-13707=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-grub-13707=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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