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[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:1226-1: important: Security update for yast2-users
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for yast2-users

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2016:1226-1
Rating: important
References: #971804 #973639 #974220
Cross-References: CVE-2016-1601
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.1

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


yast2-users was updated to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed:
- CVE-2016-1601: Empty passwords fields in /etc/shadow after SLES 12 SP1
autoyast installation (bsc#974220).

This update includes a script that fixes installations that we're affected
by this problem. It is run automatically upon installing the update.

This non-security issue was fixed:
- bsc#971804: Set root password correctly when using a minimal profile

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update project.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE Leap 42.1:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2016-555=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.1 (i586 x86_64):



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