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openSUSE-SU-2011:0011-1 (moderate): libsmi security update
openSUSE Security Update: libsmi security update
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2011:0011-1
Rating: moderate
References: #649867
Cross-References: CVE-2010-2891
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 a buffer overflow the smiGetNode()
function in libsmi. It allowed context-dependent attackers
to execute arbitrary code via an Object Identifier.
CVE-2010-2891: CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH)
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119)


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 libsmi-3520

- openSUSE 11.2:

zypper in -t patch libsmi-3520

- openSUSE 11.1:

zypper in -t patch libsmi-3520

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 11.3 (i586 x86_64):

libsmi-0.4.5-131.3.1
libsmi-devel-0.4.5-131.3.1

- openSUSE 11.2 (i586 x86_64):

libsmi-0.4.5-127.3.1
libsmi-devel-0.4.5-127.3.1

- openSUSE 11.1 (i586 ppc x86_64):

libsmi-0.4.5-1.91.2
libsmi-devel-0.4.5-1.91.2


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2891.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/649867


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