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[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2011:1208-1: important: pam: fixing stack overflow (CVE-2011-3148), a local DoS (CVE-2011-3149) and CVE-2010-3316.
openSUSE Security Update: pam: fixing stack overflow (CVE-2011-3148), a
local DoS (CVE-2011-3149) and CVE-2010-3316.

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2011:1208-1
Rating: important
References: #631802 #724480
Cross-References: CVE-2010-3316 CVE-2011-3148 CVE-2011-3149

Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.3

An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.


The pam_env module is vulnerable to a stack overflow
(CVE-2011-3148) and a DoS condition (CVE-2011-3149) when
parsing users .pam_environment files. Additionally a
missing return value check inside pam_xauth has been fixed

Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 11.3:

zypper in -t patch pam-5331

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

Package List:

- openSUSE 11.3 (i586 x86_64):


- openSUSE 11.3 (x86_64):


- openSUSE 11.3 (noarch):



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