SUSE-SU-2018:3290-1: moderate: Security update for pam_pkcs11

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for pam_pkcs11

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:3290-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1105012 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15

   An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.


   This update for pam_pkcs11 fixes the following security issues:

   - It was possible to replay an authentication by using a specially
     prepared smartcard or token (bsc#1105012)
   - Prevent buffer overflow if a user has a home directory with a length of
     more than 512 bytes (bsc#1105012)
   - Memory not cleaned properly before free() (bsc#1105012)

   This non-security issue was fixed:

   - Fix segfault and fetch problems when checking CRLs

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security 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 Module for Basesystem 15:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-2374=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (x86_64):



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