SUSE-RU-2018:2277-2: moderate: Recommended update for mdadm

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   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for mdadm

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2018:2277-2
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1032339 #1090819 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL

   An update that has two recommended fixes can now be


   This update for mdadm fixes the following issues:

   - mdopen: Use parameters/new_array to create arrays whenever possible.
   - mdadm: Prevent device name buffer overflow. (bsc#1090819, bsc#1032339)

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 12-SP2-BCL:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2018-1535=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):



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