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SUSE Manager 6445


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patch attributes

Architecture: x86-64
Security patch: YesView security alerts.
Priority: Mandatory
Distribution Type: Public


Revision: 1
Document ID: 5145796
Creation Date: 2012-07-03 18:11:14


Moderate: Security update for SUSE Manager (6445)

Patch: sleman12sp1-spacewalk-backend-6445
CVEs: CVE-2012-0414
Bugs: 753326, 760306, 760771, 761165, 763878, 763891, 764532, 764544, 765053

Applies to:

Package(s): spacewalk-backend spacewalk-backend-app spacewalk-backend-applet spacewalk-backend-config-files spacewalk-backend-config-files-common spacewalk-backend-config-files-tool spacewalk-backend-iss spacewalk-backend-iss-export spacewalk-backend-libs spacewalk-backend-package-push-server spacewalk-backend-server spacewalk-backend-sql spacewalk-backend-sql-oracle spacewalk-backend-sql-postgresql spacewalk-backend-tools spacewalk-backend-xml-export-libs spacewalk-backend-xmlrpc spacewalk-backend-xp spacewalk-base spacewalk-base-minimal spacewalk-certs-tools spacewalk-dobby spacewalk-grail spacewalk-html spacewalk-java spacewalk-java-config spacewalk-java-lib spacewalk-java-oracle spacewalk-java-postgresql spacewalk-pxt spacewalk-sniglets spacewalk-taskomatic spacewalk-web susemanager susemanager-schema susemanager-tools
SUSE Manager 1.2 for SLE 11 SP1



Everbody should update.




This update fixes the following issues:

  • new function signature for image deployment
  • ignore ip6addr if provided with hw_refresh from newer client versions
  • do not add a bootstrap repository on SLES 11-SP2
  • escape image names to prevent XSS (CVE-2012-0414)
  • spacewalk-dobby now requires oracle-update
  • fix owner and permissions of /etc/rhn for spacewalk-dobby
  • make values in suseProductChannel unique before adding an unique index
  • added desktop file for susemanager_setup YaST module
  • add missing schema migration for rhnErrataBuglistTmp.
  • add option to migrate channels to RES subscriptions (bnc#765053)
  • fix schema upgrade
  • improved performance for repomd generation
  • fix ISE during registration because of duplicate ids
  • fix wrong transaction name in unsubscribe_channels
  • fix saving of SUSE Product names

How to apply this update:

1. Log in as root user to the SUSE Manager server.
2. Stop the Spacewalk service:   
    spacewalk-service stop
    If the SUSE Manager database is running on the same machine as the
    SUSE Manager server, this command also stops the SUSE Manager
    database instance.
3. Apply the patch using either zypper patch or YaST Online Update.
4. If the SUSE Manager database is running on the same machine as your
    SUSE Manager server, start the database instance with    
    /etc/init.d/oracle-xe start
    /etc/init.d/oracle start
5. Upgrade the database schema with spacewalk-schema-upgrade
6. Start the Spacewalk service:    
   spacewalk-service start

Security Issue reference:


This update is provided as a set of RPM packages that can easily be installed onto a running system by using the YaST online update module. Please install the update.

file contents

Files IncludedSizeDate
spacewalk-dobby-1.2.31-0.39.3.noarch.rpm26.0 KB (26629)2012-07-03 18:11:40
spacewalk-backend-package-push-server-1.2.74-0.58.1.x86_64.rpm25.8 KB (26504)2012-07-03 18:11:31
spacewalk-backend-server-1.2.74-0.58.1.x86_64.rpm362.3 KB (371085)2012-07-03 18:11:32
spacewalk-backend-sql-oracle-1.2.74-0.58.1.x86_64.rpm30.7 KB (31480)2012-07-03 18:11:34
spacewalk-html-1.2.31-0.39.3.noarch.rpm225.1 KB (230604)2012-07-03 18:11:42
spacewalk-backend-config-files-1.2.74-0.58.1.x86_64.rpm26.2 KB (26886)2012-07-03 18:11:27
susemanager-tools-1.2.0-0.58.1.x86_64.rpm46.2 KB (47316)2012-07-03 18:11:56
spacewalk-java-lib-1.2.115-0.60.1.noarch.rpm3.3 MB (3543030)2012-07-03 18:11:50
spacewalk-pxt-1.2.31-0.39.3.noarch.rpm35.1 KB (35965)2012-07-03 18:11:52
spacewalk-backend-iss-1.2.74-0.58.1.x86_64.rpm24.4 KB (25059)2012-07-03 18:11:29
spacewalk-java-oracle-1.2.115-0.60.1.noarch.rpm13.7 KB (14124)2012-07-03 18:11:51
spacewalk-grail-1.2.31-0.39.3.noarch.rpm11.0 KB (11331)2012-07-03 18:11:41
spacewalk-backend-iss-export-1.2.74-0.58.1.x86_64.rpm37.1 KB (38024)2012-07-03 18:11:30
spacewalk-java-1.2.115-0.60.1.noarch.rpm2.2 MB (2313526)2012-07-03 18:11:45
spacewalk-backend-libs-1.2.74-0.58.1.x86_64.rpm42.6 KB (43674)2012-07-03 18:11:31
spacewalk-sniglets-1.2.31-0.39.3.noarch.rpm111.2 KB (113886)2012-07-03 18:11:53
spacewalk-taskomatic-1.2.115-0.60.1.noarch.rpm19.1 KB (19571)2012-07-03 18:11:53
spacewalk-backend-app-1.2.74-0.58.1.x86_64.rpm31.2 KB (31974)2012-07-03 18:11:25
spacewalk-backend-xmlrpc-1.2.74-0.58.1.x86_64.rpm121.0 KB (123924)2012-07-03 18:11:36
readme_5145796.htmlN/A2012-07-03 18:17:13

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