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              SUSE-SU-2020:0251-1 Security update for aws-cli
                              29 January 2020


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           aws-cli
Publisher:         SUSE
Operating System:  SUSE
                   UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access:     Reduced Security -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-15869  

Original Bulletin: 

Comment: This advisory references vulnerabilities in products which run on 
         platforms other than SUSE. It is recommended that administrators 
         running aws-cli check for an updated version of the software for 
         their operating system.

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SUSE Security Update: Security update for aws-cli


Announcement ID:   SUSE-SU-2020:0251-1
Rating:            moderate
References:        #1092493 #1105988 #1118021 #1118024 #1118099
Cross-References:  CVE-2018-15869
Affected Products:
                   SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
                   SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12
                   HPE Helion Openstack 8

An update that solves one vulnerability and has four fixes is now available.


This update for aws-cli to version 1.16.297 fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  o CVE-2018-15869: Fixed an permission handling issue where an unexpected AMI
    could potentially be used (bsc#1105988).

Non-security issues fixed:

  o Fixed an issue with the CLI client, where a ModuleNotFoundError was
    triggered (bsc#1092493).

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:

  o SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-8-2020-251=1
  o SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-8-2020-251=1
  o SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-12-2020-251=1
  o HPE Helion Openstack 8:
    zypper in -t patch HPE-Helion-OpenStack-8-2020-251=1

Package List:

  o SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 (noarch):
  o SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 (noarch):
  o SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 (noarch):
  o HPE Helion Openstack 8 (noarch):


  o https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-15869.html
  o https://bugzilla.suse.com/1092493
  o https://bugzilla.suse.com/1105988
  o https://bugzilla.suse.com/1118021
  o https://bugzilla.suse.com/1118024
  o https://bugzilla.suse.com/1118099

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