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openSUSE-SU-2010:0393-1 (low): w3m security update (CVE-2010-2074) to handle 0 characters in x509 certificates properly.
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  • Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2010 18:08:10 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <20100719160810.75D18BE27@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
openSUSE Security Update: w3m security update (CVE-2010-2074) to handle 0
characters in x509 certificates properly.
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2010:0393-1
Rating: low
References: #609451
Cross-References: CVE-2010-2074
Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.2
openSUSE 11.1
openSUSE 11.0
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An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

w3m did not handle embedded nul characters in the common
name and in subject alternative names of x509 certificates.
CVE-2010-2074 has been assigned to this issue. This update
also turns on verification of x509 certificates by default
which was not the case before.


Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 11.2:

zypper in -t patch w3m-2559

- openSUSE 11.1:

zypper in -t patch w3m-2559

- openSUSE 11.0:

zypper in -t patch w3m-2559

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 11.2 (i586 src x86_64):

w3m-0.5.2-132.2.1

- openSUSE 11.2 (i586 x86_64):

w3m-inline-image-0.5.2-132.2.1

- openSUSE 11.1 (i586 ppc src x86_64):

w3m-0.5.2-128.7.1

- openSUSE 11.1 (i586 ppc x86_64):

w3m-inline-image-0.5.2-128.7.1

- openSUSE 11.0 (i586 ppc src x86_64):

w3m-0.5.2-90.2

- openSUSE 11.0 (i586 ppc x86_64):

w3m-inline-image-0.5.2-90.2


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2074.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/609451


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