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openSUSE-SU-2011:0972-1: moderate: libxcrypt update
openSUSE Security Update: libxcrypt update
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2011:0972-1
Rating: moderate
References: #713727
Cross-References: CVE-2011-2483
Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.4
openSUSE 11.3
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An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

The security update for CVE-2011-2483 broke changing
blowfish passwords if compat mode was turned on (default).
This update fixes the regression.


Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 11.4:

zypper in -t patch libxcrypt-5049

- openSUSE 11.3:

zypper in -t patch libxcrypt-5049

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 11.4 (i586 x86_64):

libxcrypt-3.0.3-9.12.1
libxcrypt-devel-3.0.3-9.12.1

- openSUSE 11.4 (x86_64):

libxcrypt-32bit-3.0.3-9.12.1

- openSUSE 11.3 (i586 x86_64):

libxcrypt-3.0.3-5.11.1
libxcrypt-devel-3.0.3-5.11.1

- openSUSE 11.3 (x86_64):

libxcrypt-32bit-3.0.3-5.11.1


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2483.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/713727


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