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openSUSE-SU-2012:1624-1: moderate: tor
openSUSE Security Update: tor
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2012:1624-1
Rating: moderate
References: #791374
Cross-References: CVE-2012-5573
Affected Products:
openSUSE 12.2
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An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:


- Tear down the circuit when receiving an unexpected SENDME
cell. Prevents circumvention of the network's flow
control, exhaustion of network resources and possible
denial-of-service attacks on entry nodes [bnc#791374]
CVE-2012-5573, adding tor-0.2.2.39-SENDME-DOS.patch


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-2012-835

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 12.2 (i586 x86_64):

tor-0.2.2.39-3.13.1
tor-debuginfo-0.2.2.39-3.13.1
tor-debugsource-0.2.2.39-3.13.1


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-5573.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/791374


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