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openSUSE-SU-2010:1049-1 (important): python security update
  • From: opensuse-security@xxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 10 Dec 2010 23:08:15 +0100 (CET)
  • Message-id: <20101210220815.EBED6BE66@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
openSUSE Security Update: python security update
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2010:1049-1
Rating: important
References: #609759 #609761 #638233
Cross-References: CVE-2010-1634 CVE-2010-2089 CVE-2010-3493

Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.2
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An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

- a race condition in the accept() implementation of
smtpd.py could lead to a denial of service
(CVE-2010-3493).

- integer overflows and insufficient size checks could
crash the audioop module (CVE-2010-2089, CVE-2010-1634).


Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 11.2:

zypper in -t patch libpython2_6-1_0-3487

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 11.2 (i586 x86_64):

libpython2_6-1_0-2.6.2-6.7.1
python-2.6.2-6.7.1
python-base-2.6.2-6.7.1
python-curses-2.6.2-6.7.1
python-demo-2.6.2-6.7.1
python-devel-2.6.2-6.7.1
python-gdbm-2.6.2-6.7.1
python-idle-2.6.2-6.7.1
python-tk-2.6.2-6.7.1
python-xml-2.6.2-6.7.1

- openSUSE 11.2 (x86_64):

libpython2_6-1_0-32bit-2.6.2-6.7.1
python-32bit-2.6.2-6.7.1
python-base-32bit-2.6.2-6.7.1


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1634.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2089.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-3493.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/609759
https://bugzilla.novell.com/609761
https://bugzilla.novell.com/638233


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