SUSE-RU-2020:14310-1: important: Recommended update for s390-tools

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Wed Mar 11 11:13:26 MDT 2020

   SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for s390-tools

Announcement ID:    SUSE-RU-2020:14310-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1141880 #1165305 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

   An update that has two recommended fixes can now be


   This update for s390-tools fixes the following issues:

   - ziomon: fix utilization recording with multi-digit scsi hosts

   - Buffer overflow during boot. (bsc#1165305) The zipl boot loader may
     crash during boot. The solution is to implement vsnprintf and make use
     of it.

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-LTSS:

      zypper in -t patch slessp4-s390-tools-14310=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-s390-tools-14310=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS (s390x):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (s390x):



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