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Announcing Oracle Solaris 11.4 SRU15

Albert White
Manager, Software Maintenance Engineering

Today we are releasing SRU 15, the November 2019 SRU,  for Oracle Solaris 11.4. It is available via 'pkg update' from the support repository or by downloading the SRU from My Oracle Support Doc ID 2433412.1.

This SRU introduces the following enhancements:

  • Explorer 19.4 is now available
  • New modules for python 3.7:
    • pybonjour
    • pygobject3
  • Inclusion of cbindgen 0.8.7 into Oracle Solaris 11.4
  • Added support for Python 3.7 to RAD
  • Add page retire kstats that counts retired pages and their type of usage
  • zlogin authorization for console access only
  • Updates to:
    • net-snmp has been updated to 5.8
    • ruby 2.5 has been updated to 2.5.5
    • ruby 2.6 has been updated to 2.6.3
    • GCC has been updated to 9.2
    • cmake has been updated to 3.15.2
    • nmap has been updated to 7.80

The following components have also been updated to address security issues:

  • memcached has been updated to 1.5.17
  • GnuPG has been updated to 2.2.16
  • libarchive has been updated to 3.4.0
  • Node.js has been updated to 8.16.1
  • Rust has been updated to 1.35.0
  • Cargo-vendor has been updated to 0.1.23
  • libgcrypt has been updated to 1.8.5
  • lighttpd has been updatd to 1.4.54
  • xdg-utils has been updated to 1.1.3
  • mutt has been updated to 1.12.1
  • GNU debugger has been updated to 8.3.1
  • squid has been updated to 4.8
  • Thunderbird has been updated to 68.2.0
  • Firefox been updated to 68.2.0esr
  • sudo has been updated to 1.8.28
  • Security fixes for:
    • libtiff
    • Ghostscript
    • python requests
    • GNU patch
    • libsoup
    • liblouis
    • evince
    • librsvg

Full details of this SRU can be found in My Oracle Support Doc 2610388.1. For the list of Service Alerts affecting each Oracle Solaris 11.4 SRU, see Important Oracle Solaris 11.4 SRU Issues (Doc ID 2445150.1).

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