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openSUSE-SU-2012:0030-1: moderate: mozilla-nss to 3.13.1
openSUSE Security Update: mozilla-nss to 3.13.1
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2012:0030-1
Rating: moderate
References: #726096
Cross-References: CVE-2011-3389 CVE-2011-3640
Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.4
openSUSE 11.3
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An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.
It includes one version update.

Description:

The Mozilla NSS libraries were updated to version 3.13.1
to fix various bugs and security problems.

Following security issues were fixed:
* SSL 2.0 is disabled by default
* A defense against the SSL 3.0 and TLS 1.0 CBC chosen
plaintext attack demonstrated by Rizzo and Duong
(CVE-2011-3389) is enabled by default. Set the
SSL_CBC_RANDOM_IV SSL option to PR_FALSE to disable it.
bnc#
* SHA-224 is supported
* NSS_NoDB_Init does not try to open /pkcs11.txt and
/secmod.db anymore (bmo#641052, bnc#726096)
(CVE-2011-3640)

Also following bugs were fixed:
* fix spec file syntax for qemu-workaround
* Added a patch to fix errors in the pkcs11n.h header file.
(bmo#702090)
* better SHA-224 support (bmo#647706)
* SHA-224 is supported
* Added PORT_ErrorToString and PORT_ErrorToName to return
the error message and symbolic name of an NSS error code
* Added NSS_GetVersion to return the NSS version string
* Added experimental support of RSA-PSS to the softoken only


Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 11.4:

zypper in -t patch nss-201112-5564

- openSUSE 11.3:

zypper in -t patch nss-201112-5564

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 11.4 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 3.13.1]:

libfreebl3-3.13.1-0.2.1
libsoftokn3-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-certs-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-devel-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-sysinit-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-tools-3.13.1-0.2.1

- openSUSE 11.4 (x86_64) [New Version: 3.13.1]:

libfreebl3-32bit-3.13.1-0.2.1
libsoftokn3-32bit-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-32bit-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-certs-32bit-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-sysinit-32bit-3.13.1-0.2.1

- openSUSE 11.3 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 3.13.1]:

libfreebl3-3.13.1-0.2.1
libsoftokn3-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-certs-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-devel-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-sysinit-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-tools-3.13.1-0.2.1

- openSUSE 11.3 (x86_64) [New Version: 3.13.1]:

libfreebl3-32bit-3.13.1-0.2.1
libsoftokn3-32bit-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-32bit-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-certs-32bit-3.13.1-0.2.1
mozilla-nss-sysinit-32bit-3.13.1-0.2.1


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-3389.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-3640.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/726096


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