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[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2014:1122-1: important: Security update for glibc
SUSE Security Update: Security update for glibc
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Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2014:1122-1
Rating: important
References: #750741 #779320 #801246 #830268 #834594 #836746
#839870 #843735 #864081 #882600 #883022 #886416
#892073
Cross-References: CVE-2012-4412 CVE-2013-0242 CVE-2013-4237
CVE-2013-4332 CVE-2013-4788 CVE-2014-4043
CVE-2014-5119
Affected Products:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
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An update that solves 7 vulnerabilities and has 6 fixes is
now available.

Description:


This glibc update fixes a critical privilege escalation vulnerability and
the following security and non-security issues:

* bnc#892073: An off-by-one error leading to a heap-based buffer
overflow was found in __gconv_translit_find(). An exploit that
targets the problem is publicly available. (CVE-2014-5119)
* bnc#886416: Avoid redundant shift character in iconv output at block
boundary.
* bnc#883022: Initialize errcode in sysdeps/unix/opendir.c.
* bnc#882600: Copy filename argument in
posix_spawn_file_actions_addopen. (CVE-2014-4043)
* bnc#864081: Take lock in pthread_cond_wait cleanup handler only when
needed.
* bnc#843735: Don't crash on unresolved weak symbol reference.
* bnc#839870: Fix integer overflows in malloc. (CVE-2013-4332)
* bnc#836746: Avoid race between {,__de}allocate_stack and
__reclaim_stacks during fork.
* bnc#834594: Fix readdir_r with long file names. (CVE-2013-4237)
* bnc#830268: Initialize pointer guard also in static executables.
(CVE-2013-4788)
* bnc#801246: Fix buffer overrun in regexp matcher. (CVE-2013-0242)
* bnc#779320: Fix buffer overflow in strcoll. (CVE-2012-4412)
* bnc#750741: Use absolute timeout in x86 pthread_cond_timedwait.

Security Issues:

* CVE-2014-5119
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-5119>
* CVE-2014-4043
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-4043>
* CVE-2012-4412
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-4412>
* CVE-2013-0242
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-0242>
* CVE-2013-4788
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-4788>
* CVE-2013-4237
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-4237>
* CVE-2013-4332
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-4332>


Patch Instructions:

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

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS:

zypper in -t patch slessp1-glibc-9664

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


Package List:

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS (i586 i686 s390x x86_64):

glibc-2.11.1-0.58.1
glibc-devel-2.11.1-0.58.1

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64):

glibc-html-2.11.1-0.58.1
glibc-i18ndata-2.11.1-0.58.1
glibc-info-2.11.1-0.58.1
glibc-locale-2.11.1-0.58.1
glibc-profile-2.11.1-0.58.1
nscd-2.11.1-0.58.1

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS (s390x x86_64):

glibc-32bit-2.11.1-0.58.1
glibc-devel-32bit-2.11.1-0.58.1
glibc-locale-32bit-2.11.1-0.58.1
glibc-profile-32bit-2.11.1-0.58.1


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4412.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-0242.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4237.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4332.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4788.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-4043.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-5119.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/750741
https://bugzilla.novell.com/779320
https://bugzilla.novell.com/801246
https://bugzilla.novell.com/830268
https://bugzilla.novell.com/834594
https://bugzilla.novell.com/836746
https://bugzilla.novell.com/839870
https://bugzilla.novell.com/843735
https://bugzilla.novell.com/864081
https://bugzilla.novell.com/882600
https://bugzilla.novell.com/883022
https://bugzilla.novell.com/886416
https://bugzilla.novell.com/892073

http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=8ba147c0ad19c1883fe7425b33e0ea15

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