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openSUSE-SU-2010:0684-1 (important): bzip2 security update
  • From: opensuse-security@xxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 29 Sep 2010 20:08:14 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <20100929180814.B5FEBBE43@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
openSUSE Security Update: bzip2 security update
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2010:0684-1
Rating: important
References: #636978
Cross-References: CVE-2010-0405
Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.3
openSUSE 11.2
openSUSE 11.1
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An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update fixes an integer overflow in the BZ2_decompress
function of bzip2/libbz2. This can be exploited via a
crafted archive to cause a denial of service or even
execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2010-0405)


Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 11.3:

zypper in -t patch bzip2-3183

- openSUSE 11.2:

zypper in -t patch bzip2-3183

- openSUSE 11.1:

zypper in -t patch bzip2-3183

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 11.3 (i586 x86_64):

bzip2-1.0.5-39.1.1
libbz2-1-1.0.5-39.1.1
libbz2-devel-1.0.5-39.1.1

- openSUSE 11.3 (x86_64):

libbz2-1-32bit-1.0.5-39.1.1

- openSUSE 11.3 (noarch):

bzip2-doc-1.0.5-39.1.1

- openSUSE 11.2 (i586 x86_64):

bzip2-1.0.5-36.7.1
bzip2-doc-1.0.5-36.7.1
libbz2-1-1.0.5-36.7.1
libbz2-devel-1.0.5-36.7.1

- openSUSE 11.2 (x86_64):

libbz2-1-32bit-1.0.5-36.7.1

- openSUSE 11.1 (i586 ppc x86_64):

bzip2-1.0.5-34.6.1
bzip2-doc-1.0.5-34.6.1
libbz2-1-1.0.5-34.6.1
libbz2-devel-1.0.5-34.6.1

- openSUSE 11.1 (x86_64):

libbz2-1-32bit-1.0.5-34.6.1

- openSUSE 11.1 (ppc):

libbz2-1-64bit-1.0.5-34.6.1


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0405.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/636978


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