openSUSE-SU-2018:2801-1: moderate: Security update for obs-service-refresh_patches

openSUSE Security Update: Security update for obs-service-refresh_patches

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2018:2801-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1108189
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.3
openSUSE Leap 15.0

An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.


This update for obs-service-refresh_patches fixes the following security

– An attacker creating a specially formated archive could have tricked the
service in deleting directories that shouldn’t be deleted (boo#1108189)

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE 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:

– openSUSE Leap 42.3:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-1029=1

– openSUSE Leap 15.0:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-1029=1

Package List:

– openSUSE Leap 42.3 (noarch):


– openSUSE Leap 15.0 (noarch):



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