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[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:2537-1: important: Security update for compat-openssl098
openSUSE Security Update: Security update for compat-openssl098

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2016:2537-1
Rating: important
References: #979475 #982575 #983249 #993819 #994749 #994844
#995075 #995324 #995359 #995377 #998190 #999665
#999666 #999668
Cross-References: CVE-2016-2177 CVE-2016-2178 CVE-2016-2179
CVE-2016-2181 CVE-2016-2182 CVE-2016-2183
CVE-2016-6302 CVE-2016-6303 CVE-2016-6304
Affected Products:
openSUSE Leap 42.1

An update that solves 10 vulnerabilities and has four fixes
is now available.


This update for compat-openssl098 fixes the following issues:

OpenSSL Security Advisory [22 Sep 2016] (bsc#999665)

Severity: High
* OCSP Status Request extension unbounded memory growth (CVE-2016-6304)

Severity: Low
* Pointer arithmetic undefined behaviour (CVE-2016-2177) (bsc#982575)
* Constant time flag not preserved in DSA signing (CVE-2016-2178)
* DTLS buffered message DoS (CVE-2016-2179) (bsc#994844)
* DTLS replay protection DoS (CVE-2016-2181) (bsc#994749)
* OOB write in BN_bn2dec() (CVE-2016-2182) (bsc#993819)
* Birthday attack against 64-bit block ciphers (SWEET32) (CVE-2016-2183)
* Malformed SHA512 ticket DoS (CVE-2016-6302) (bsc#995324)
* OOB write in MDC2_Update() (CVE-2016-6303) (bsc#995377)
* Certificate message OOB reads (CVE-2016-6306) (bsc#999668)

More information can be found on:

Bugs fixed:
* update expired S/MIME certs (bsc#979475)
* fix crash in print_notice (bsc#998190)
* resume reading from /dev/urandom when interrupted by a signal

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE Leap 42.1:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2016-1189=1

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

Package List:

- openSUSE Leap 42.1 (i586 x86_64):


- openSUSE Leap 42.1 (x86_64):



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