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openSUSE-SU-2012:1278-1: moderate: tor
openSUSE Security Update: tor

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2012:1278-1
Rating: moderate
References: #780620
Cross-References: CVE-2012-4419 CVE-2012-4922
Affected Products:
openSUSE 12.2

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


- update to [bnc#780620] Changes in version - 2012-09-11 Tor fixes two more
opportunities for remotely triggerable assertions. o
Security fixes:
- Fix an assertion failure in tor_timegm() that could
be triggered by a badly formatted directory object
- Do not crash when comparing an address with port
value 0 to an address policy. This bug could have been used
to cause a remote assertion failure by or against directory
authorities, or to allow some applications to crash clients

Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 12.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2012-660

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

Package List:

- openSUSE 12.2 (i586 x86_64):



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