SUSE-SU-2019:0330-1: important: Security update for etcd

sle-updates at sle-updates at
Tue Feb 12 04:10:29 MST 2019

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for etcd

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2019:0330-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1095184 #1118897 #1121850 
Cross-References:   CVE-2018-16873 CVE-2018-16886
Affected Products:
                    SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0

   An update that solves two vulnerabilities and has one
   errata is now available.


   This update for etcd to version 3.3.11 fixes the following issues:

   Security vulnerabilities addressed:

   - CVE-2018-16886: Fixed an improper authentication issue when role-based
     access control (RBAC) was used and client-cert-auth were enabled. This
     allowed an remote attacker to authenticate as  user with any valid
     (trusted) client certificate in a REST API request to the gRPC-gateway.
   - CVE-2018-16873: Fixed an issue with the go get command, which allowed
     for remote code execution when being executed with the -u flag

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 CaaS Platform 3.0:

      To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard.
      It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger
      updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

Package List:

   - SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 (x86_64):



More information about the sle-updates mailing list