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openSUSE-SU-2014:1457-1: moderate: Security update for polarssl
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for polarssl

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2014:1457-1
Rating: moderate
References: #903671 #903672
Cross-References: CVE-2014-8627 CVE-2014-8628
Affected Products:
openSUSE 13.2

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


polarssl was updated to version 1.3.9 to fix two security issues.

These security issues were fixed:
- Lowest common hash was selected from signature_algorithms extension in
TLS 1.2 (CVE-2014-8627).
- Remotely-triggerable memory leak when parsing some X.509 certificates

Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 13.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2014-689

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

Package List:

- openSUSE 13.2 (i586 x86_64):



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